This Essay addresses how religion simultaneously subordinates Latinas while serving as a source of strength. More specifically, it focuses on Catholicism and how the same church and religion have a fragmented and varied impact on Latinas, particularly Mexican-Americans, with whom I am most familiar.
Laura M. Padilla,
Latinas and Religion: Subordination or State of Grace?,
U.C. Davis L. Rev.
Available at: https://scholarlycommons.law.cwsl.edu/fs/300