Religion and Democracy in Latin America

Work in Progress


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Smith, Amy Erica. Crosses and Culture Wars: Evangelicals, Catholics, and the Construction of Brazilian Democracy. See abstract of book manuscript here.

Smith, Amy Erica. Authoritarianism and Church Influence on Ideology and Behavior.

Boas, Taylor, and Amy Erica Smith. Looks Like Me, Thinks Like Me? Descriptive Representation and Opinion Congruence in Brazil.


Smith, Amy Erica. 2017. Democratic Talk in Church: Religion and Political Socialization in the Context of Urban Inequality. World Development.

Smith, Amy Erica. 2016. When Clergy are Threatened: Catholic and Protestant Leaders and Political Activism in Brazil. Politics and Religion.

Boas, Taylor, and Amy Erica Smith. 2015. Religion and the Latin American Voter. In The Latin American Voter, eds. Ryan Carlin, Matthew Singer, and Liz Zechmeister. University of Michigan Press.

Smith, Amy Erica. 2014. Pastors and Politics: Brazilian Public Opinion Regarding Clergy Endorsements of Candidates. AmericasBarometer Insights 113.