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

Robert, Dana
January 1993
International Bulletin of Missionary Research;Jan93, Vol. 17 Issue 1, p4
Academic Journal
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.


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