American Catholic Lay Groups and Transatlantic Social Reform in the Progressive Era / Edition 1

American Catholic Lay Groups and Transatlantic Social Reform in the Progressive Era / Edition 1

by Deirdre M. Moloney
     
 

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American Catholic Lay Groups and Transatlantic Social Reform in the Progressive Era

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780807849866
Publisher:
The University of North Carolina Press
Publication date:
03/18/2002
Edition description:
1
Pages:
288
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
Abbreviations
Introduction1
1Celebrating an American Catholic Legacy13
2Combating "Whisky's Work": Masculinity, Ethnicity, and Catholic Temperance Reform43
3The Friendly Hand and the Helping Purse: Catholic Immigration and Rural Colonization Programs69
4Poverty and Proselytizers: Lay Catholic Charitable and Settlement Work117
5Promoting the Maternal over Material, Ideal over Idle: The Emergence of Catholic Women's Groups167
Conclusion205
Notes211
Bibliography243
Index259

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