TITLE

Evangelist or homemaker? Mission strategies of early nineteenth-century missionary wives in

AUTHOR(S)
Robert, Dana
PUB. DATE
January 1993
SOURCE
International Bulletin of Missionary Research;Jan93, Vol. 17 Issue 1, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the inclusion of women in the missionary force as assistant missionaries to their husbands during the early 19th century in Burma and Hawaii. Raising women's character to the dignity of rational beings; Ideology of domesticity emerging from the interaction of evangelical religion and industrial capitalism; Comparison of the women of American Baptists and the American Board.
ACCESSION #
9702034818

 

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