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Serving with the poor in Latin America

Serving with the poor in Latin America

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Published by MARC in Monrovia, Calif .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Latin America
    • Subjects:
    • Missions -- Latin America -- Case studies -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementTetsunao Yamamori ... [et al.], editors.
      SeriesCases in holistic ministry
      ContributionsYamamori, Tetsunao, 1937-, Latin America Consultation on Holistic Ministry (1996 : Quito, Ecuador)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBV2831 .S47 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 156 p. ;
      Number of Pages156
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL295583M
      ISBN 101887983031
      LC Control Number97201511
      OCLC/WorldCa37414740

      She joined the firm after serving as the U.S. trade representative (USTR) from to and as acting and deputy USTR from to and government affairs in Latin America for Kraft. Compared to worldwide averages, Latin America is among the poorest of the poor. Most of its population lives in absolute poverty. Up to 70% of the population in South America lives in cities. Research has revealed the great variation in Latin America societies. In , up to 40% of all households in Latin America lived below the line of poverty.

      The Catholic Church in Latin America began with the Spanish colonization of the Americas and continues up to the present day.. In the later part of the 20th century, however, the rise of Liberation theology has challenged such close alliances between church and state. Pope Francis has embraced many elements of liberation theology, especially the dedication of the Church to the poor and.   1. Recent achievements. Advances in poverty reduction in Latin America over the last decade and a half have been remarkable. With a $4 a day poverty line, the region’s population living in.

        To make matters worse, the gap between rich and poor Latin Americans has not narrowed down. In , the income share of the poorest 30% Mexicans was around %. And the richest 10% earned between 42 and 49% total : Guy Pfeffermann. This book presents studies from across Latin America to take up the challenge of exploring the plurality of social inequalities from a global perspective. Accordingly, it identifies the structural forces of social inequalities on a world scale as they shape asymmetries observed in a wide array of ph.


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