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The State of Catholicism at the End of the Twentieth Century.

Professor of Religious Studies at Indiana University Mary Jo Weaver. Her previous book is "Springs of Water in a Dry Land: Spiritual Survival for Catholic Women Today," (Beacon) about women who are Catholic and feminist. Her book, "New Catholic Women: A Contemporary Challenge to Traditional Religious Authority," (Indiana University Press) has a new 10th anniversary edition. Weaver's latest book (edited with R. Scott Appleby) "Being Right: Conservative Catholics in America" is a collection of essays (Indiana University Press).


Other segments from the episode on January 2, 1996

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, January 2, 1996: Interview with Caroline Hebard; Interview with Mary Jo Weaver.


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