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American Opposition to South African Apartheid

David L. Hostetter.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of American History

P ublished online November 2019 .

Article. Subjects: US History since 1945; Diplomatic History; Political History; US Cultural History; African American History; History of Religion. 7483 words.

American activists who challenged South African apartheid during the Cold War era extended their opposition to racial discrimination in the United States into world politics. US...

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Catholics, Evangelicals, and US Policy in Central America

Michael Cangemi.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Latin American History

P ublished online September 2018 .

Article. Subjects: Latin American History; Contemporary History (Post 1945); History of Religion; Diplomatic History. 8707 words.

During the Cold War’s earliest years, right-wing governments and oligarchic elites in El Salvador, Guatemala, and Nicaragua fostered closer relationships with the Catholic Church....

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Deganawidah

Cornelius J. Jaenen.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Mysticism; Alternative Belief Systems; Native American History; Diplomatic History; International Relations. 1057 words.

Deganawidah (fl. 1450), Huron spiritual leader and mystic, and, according to Iroquois legends, principal founder of the League of the Hau-Dé-No-Sau-Nee, or People of the Longhouse. The oral...

Vatican Foreign Relations with Latin America since Independence

Stephen J. C. Andes.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Latin American History

P ublished online July 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Latin American History; History of Religion; Diplomatic History; International History. 13317 words.

Vatican foreign relations with Latin America comprise both bilateral diplomatic negotiations with states and the Holy See’s spiritual leadership of national Catholic Churches in the region....

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