Clergywomen And Their Worldviews

Clergywomen And Their Worldviews

by Martha Ice
     
 

This insightful volume provides an in-depth study of the backgrounds, professional role formation, worldviews, and ministerial leadership styles of 17 clergywomen. Clergywomen and Their Worldviews offers both group insights and metaphors helpful in understanding the actualities and ideals of institutional change. Employing sociological theory, such topics as

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This insightful volume provides an in-depth study of the backgrounds, professional role formation, worldviews, and ministerial leadership styles of 17 clergywomen. Clergywomen and Their Worldviews offers both group insights and metaphors helpful in understanding the actualities and ideals of institutional change. Employing sociological theory, such topics as gender orientations, establishing authority, stratification, and cultural belief systems are also discussed. As women increasingly emerge as a force in religious institutions, students of women's studies, religion, anthropology, and sociology will welcome this timely investigation of clergywomen.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780275926434
Publisher:
ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date:
10/30/1987
Pages:
226
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.56(d)
Lexile:
1290L (what's this?)

Meet the Author

MARTH LONG ICE is Assistant Professor of Sociology, Concordia College, Moorehead, Minnesota.

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