The Resource Stolen daughters, virgin mothers : Anglican sisterhoods in Victorian Britain, Susan Mumm

Stolen daughters, virgin mothers : Anglican sisterhoods in Victorian Britain, Susan Mumm

Label
Stolen daughters, virgin mothers : Anglican sisterhoods in Victorian Britain
Title
Stolen daughters, virgin mothers
Title remainder
Anglican sisterhoods in Victorian Britain
Statement of responsibility
Susan Mumm
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 271/.983/0904209034
  • 271/.983/0904209034
Index
index present
LC call number
BX5185.A1
LC item number
M86 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Stolen daughters, virgin mothers : Anglican sisterhoods in Victorian Britain, Susan Mumm
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 268-299) and index
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Contents
  • Pt. I. Overview. 1. 'Those Wicked Nuns': The Forgotten Story of the Sisterhood Movement -- Pt. II. The Reality of Sisterhoods. 2. 'The Eager Life Here Just Suits Me': The Attractions of Convent Life for Victorian Women. 3. 'A Free Person in a Community of Equals': The Government and Daily Life of Sisterhoods. 4. 'We have Heads and Hands': Sisterhood Work among the Urban Working Class -- Pt. III. Popular Perceptions of Sisterhoods. 5. 'They will not Obey': The Clerical Response to Sisterhoods. 6. 'A Bombshell to Public Opinion': Popular Perceptions of Sisterhoods in Victorian Britain -- Conclusion: 'A Field Wider than Private Life': The Place of Anglican Sisterhoods in Victorian History -- App. 1. Anglican Sisterhoods Established 1845-1900 -- App. 2. Parental Occupations Listed in Profession Rolls -- App. 3. The Case of a Single-Order Community: The Community of St. Mary the Virgin, Wantage -- App. 4. Clothing and Profession Rates in Two Communities
  • App. 5. Rates of Growth in the First 25 Years after Founding Selected Communities -- App. 6. Professions by Decade: 1840s-1890s -- App. 7. Attrition in Communities -- App. 8. CRJBS: Convent Account for 1906 -- App. 9. The Sisters of the Church: Principal Works, as Reported to Archbishop Benson in 1894
Control code
000013396238
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xv, 304 p.
Isbn
9780718501518
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
97034291
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.b19815232
System control number
  • 13396238lw
  • (OCoLC)37432856

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