Title

Medjugorje, Bosnia: Does Mary Integrate or Disintegrate?

Date of Award

5-2010

Degree Type

Thesis

Degree Name

Master of Arts in Religious Studies (MARS)

Department

Philosophy, Theology and Religious Studies

First Advisor

June-Ann T. Greeley

Abstract

By investigating the specific historical and cultural context of a much-visited, contemporary pilgrimage site of Medjugorje, Bosnia, it becomes clear that there is a striking difference here between the popular and official understanding of the space.

Comments

Master's thesis submitted to the faculty of Religious Studies at Sacred Heart University in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Master of Arts in Religious Studies.