Missions, Missionaries, and Native Americans: Long-Term Processes and Daily Practices

@inproceedings{Wade2008MissionsMA,
  title={Missions, Missionaries, and Native Americans: Long-Term Processes and Daily Practices},
  author={Mariah F. Wade},
  year={2008}
}
From the 1600s through the 1800s, Spanish missionaries came to America to convert Native Americans. Maria Wade provides in-depth information on their efforts, their varying missionary ambitions, and native peoples' responses to evangelization and conversion efforts.No other study offers such a broad, comparative approach. By examining the missionary efforts of the Franciscans and Jesuits in Florida, Texas, California, and northern Mexico, Wade brings into sharp contrast the different… Expand
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