TITLE

Marriage and Discipline: The Place of Women in Early Quaker Controversies

AUTHOR(S)
Su Fang Ng
PUB. DATE
April 2003
SOURCE
Seventeenth Century;Spring2003, Vol. 18 Issue 1, p113
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the role of women in Quakerism during the 17th century. Discussion on sex role in the Quaker church; Challenges in gender hierarchy that happened during schisms; Examination of the books 'The Woman Learning Silence,' by George Fox and 'Womens Speaking Justified,' by Margaret Fell that outline ideal possibilities for women in the Quaker community.
ACCESSION #
10175174

 

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