The Resource The transforming power of the nuns : women, religion, and cultural change in Ireland, 1750-1900, Mary Peckham Magray

The transforming power of the nuns : women, religion, and cultural change in Ireland, 1750-1900, Mary Peckham Magray

Label
The transforming power of the nuns : women, religion, and cultural change in Ireland, 1750-1900
Title
The transforming power of the nuns
Title remainder
women, religion, and cultural change in Ireland, 1750-1900
Statement of responsibility
Mary Peckham Magray
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Challenging widely-held assumptions of 19th-century social history in Ireland, this book examines the influence of Irish nuns on the Irish Catholic cultural revolution. It claims they were not merely passive servants, but educated women at the centre of the creation of a devout Catholic culture
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
271/.900415
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
BX4220.I7
LC item number
M34 1998eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
The transforming power of the nuns : women, religion, and cultural change in Ireland, 1750-1900, Mary Peckham Magray
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 167-178) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
One: Women Religious and the Devotional Revolution; Two: Founding Women; Three: Convents, Class, and Catholic Identity; Four: Intimate Boundaries; Five: Cultural Authority; Six: Transforming Catholic Culture; Seven: Bishops, Priests, and Nuns; Eight: Conclusion; Appendix; Abbreviations; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocm44960673
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 182 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781280453755
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b35498973
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)44960673
  • pebcs0585160767

Library Locations

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