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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Women in American religion.
Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, 1980, ©1978
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Paul S Boyer; Janet Wilson James
|ISBN:||0812277805 9780812277807 0812211049 9780812211047|
|Description:||274 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm|
|Contents:||Women in American religious history : an overview / Janet Wilson James --
Saints and sisters : Congregational and Quaker women in the early colonial period / Mary Maples Dunn --
"Sisters" in Christ : women and the church in seventeenth-century New England / Gerald F. Moran --
Vertuous women found : New England ministerial literature, 1668-1735 / Laurel Thatcher Ulrich --
A women's awakening : evangelical religion and the families of Utica, New York, 1800-1840 / Mary P. Ryan --
She hath done what she could : Protestant women's missionary careers in nineteenth-century America / Barbara Welter --Catholic women religious and women's history : a survey of the literature / Sister Elizabeth Kolmer --
Organized voluntarism : the Catholic sisters in Massachusetts, 1870-1940 / Mary J. Oates --
American women in ministry : a history of Protestant beginning points / Virginia Lieson Brereton and Christa Ressmeyer Klein --
Eve, Mary, and the historians : American Catholicism and women / James J. Kenneally --
Transitions in Judaism : the Jewish American woman through the 1930s / Norma Fain Pratt --
Birth control and the Lutherans : the Missouri Synod as a case study / Alan Graebner --
Minister's wife, widow, reluctant feminist : Catherine Marshall in the 1950s / Paul Boyer.
|Responsibility:||Paul Boyer [and others] ; edited by Janet Wilson James.|
"Significantly broadens our understanding of women in history and religion, and functions as an important catalyst in the ongoing struggle of women with their spiritual heritage."--