Learning femininity in colonial India, 1820-1932

Learning femininity in colonial India, 1820-1932

by Tim Allender


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781526134318
Publisher: Manchester University Press
Publication date: 10/01/2018
Series: Studies in Imperialism MUP Series
Pages: 352
Product dimensions: 9.20(w) x 6.10(h) x 1.10(d)

About the Author

Tim Allender is an Associate Professor at the University of Sydney

Table of Contents


1. Finding feminine scholars, 1820-64

2. Shaping a new Eurasian moral body, 1840-67

3. Mary Carpenter and feminine 'rescue' from Europe, 1866-77

4. Both sides of the mission wall, 1875-84

5. Female medical care: the creation of a new professional learning space, 1865-90

6. Feminine missionary medical professionalism and secular medical feminists, 1880-1927

7. Code School accomplishments and Froebel: new boundaries concerning race and pedagogy, 1883-1903

8. 'Better mothers': feminine and feminist educators and thresholds of female interaction, 1870-1932

9. Loreto and the paradigm of piety, 1890-1932



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