This biography of 16th-century Jesuit missionary and humanist Jose de Acosta takes a fresh look at his highly influential writing. Jose de Acosta's writings would later become the foundation for Liberation Theology.
Claudio M. Burgaleta, SJ, entered the Jesuit order in 1980 and has since pursued graduate studies in philosophy, theology, and the humanities at universities in both America and Spain. He was recently published in Theology Today.
John W. O'Malley, SJ is a published author with Loyola Press.