Laura Nuzzi O'Shaughnessy

Laura Nuzzi O’Shaughnessy is an associate professor of government at Saint Lawrence University, Canton, NY. She is the author of articles and chapters on Mexico, El Salvador, Honduras, and Nicaragua.

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This volume addresses the complex issue of the Christian response to the Nicaraguan revolution from a perspective generally sympathetic to the Sandinista’s goals. Luis Serra, himself a Latin American who has worked with the peasantry, argues that the institutional Church has now become a major autonomous source of opposition to the revolution.

“Those seeking a deeper understanding of the role of religion in revolutionary Nicaragua will find his an important reference…”

Karl Bermann