The Christian Home In Victorian America, 1840--1900 / Edition 1

The Christian Home In Victorian America, 1840--1900 / Edition 1

by Colleen McDannell
     
 

ISBN-10: 0253208823

ISBN-13: 9780253208828

Pub. Date: 03/01/1994

Publisher: Indiana University Press

"... wonderfully imaginative and provocative in its interdisciplinary approach to the study of nineteenth-century American religion and women’s role within it."—Choice

"... an important addition to the fields of religious studies, women’s history, and American cultural history." —Journal of the American Academy of Religion

"... a complete

Overview

"... wonderfully imaginative and provocative in its interdisciplinary approach to the study of nineteenth-century American religion and women’s role within it."—Choice

"... an important addition to the fields of religious studies, women’s history, and American cultural history." —Journal of the American Academy of Religion

"... a complete and complex portrait of the Christian home." —The Journal of American History

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780253208828
Publisher:
Indiana University Press
Publication date:
03/01/1994
Series:
Religion in North America Series
Edition description:
REPRINT
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
6.12(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.65(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword by Catherine L. Albanese and Stephen J. Stein
Preface

1. Church, Home, and Society
2. Domestic Architecture and the Protestant
3. Catholic Domesticity
4. Rituals of the Hearth
5. Leaders at the Domestic Altar: The Paternal Model
6. Leaders at the Domestic Altar: The Maternal Model

Conclusion
Notes
Bibliography
Index

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