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Cambio religioso en la frontera norte. Aportes al estudio de la migración y las relaciones transfronterizas como factores de cambio

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Author(s): Olga Odgers Ortiz

Journal: Frontera Norte
ISSN 0187-7372

Volume: 18;
Issue: 35;
Start page: 111;
Date: 2006;
Original page

ABSTRACT
In this paper we analyze the impact of migration and transborder relationships on thetransformation of the religious field at Mexico´s northern border area. Through the useof statistic and ethnographic evidence, we argue that, contact with a more religiouslydiverse environment and migration, confer singular characteristics to the border religiousfield. However, this singularity does not necessarily imply the diversification of religiousaffiliations of the inhabitants of the region.

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