The power of preaching: female identity, legitimacy, and leadership in American Quakerism, 1700-1776

Although 18th-century Quakerism allowed Quaker women ministers to preach as "enlightened" women, in many ways, they still had to transcend the colonial social conventions that inhibited their leadership. Because their willingness to challenge social norms was intricately tied to their wil...

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Main Author: Huggins, Shannon Catrett.
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: 2010.