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Quaker Women : Personal Life, Memory and Radicalism in the Lives of Women Friends, 1780-1930

By: Stanley Holton, Sandra.
Material type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Women''s and Gender History: Publisher: Hoboken : Taylor and Francis, 2012Description: 1 online resource (305 p.).ISBN: 9781135141097.Subject(s): Quaker women | Quaker women -- Biography | Quaker women - History - 19th century | Quaker women -- History -- 19th century | Quaker women - History - 20th century | Quaker women -- History -- 20th centuryGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Quaker Women : Personal Life, Memory and Radicalism in the Lives of Women Friends, 1780–1930DDC classification: 289.6082 | 305.486896 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Cover; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; List of illustrations; Acknowledgements; 1 Introduction; 2 Margaret Wood (1783-1859): Quaker spinster and shopkeeper; 3 Kinship, money and worldliness; 4 Rachel Priestman (1791-1854): a 'public Friend'; 5 Marriages, births and deaths: the formation of the Priestman-Bright circle; 6 Religion, family and public life; 7 Sisters, marriage and friendship; 8 The single life: Anna Maria Priestman (1828-1914) and Margaret Wheeler (1817-1905); 9 Family, friendship and politics: Helen Priestman Bright (1840-1927)
10 Marriage, money and the networked family11 Helen Clark, family life and politics; 12 The changing order: family, friendship and politics in the late nineteenth century; 13 Suffragism and democracy; 14 The Priestman-Bright circle and women's history; Abbreviations in notes; Notes; Select bibliography; Index
Summary: Written by a respected and pioneering historian of women, this book focuses on specific case studies of the lives of individual Quaker women and uses them to introduce key concepts and theories relating to women''s lives during this period.
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Cover; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; List of illustrations; Acknowledgements; 1 Introduction; 2 Margaret Wood (1783-1859): Quaker spinster and shopkeeper; 3 Kinship, money and worldliness; 4 Rachel Priestman (1791-1854): a 'public Friend'; 5 Marriages, births and deaths: the formation of the Priestman-Bright circle; 6 Religion, family and public life; 7 Sisters, marriage and friendship; 8 The single life: Anna Maria Priestman (1828-1914) and Margaret Wheeler (1817-1905); 9 Family, friendship and politics: Helen Priestman Bright (1840-1927)

10 Marriage, money and the networked family11 Helen Clark, family life and politics; 12 The changing order: family, friendship and politics in the late nineteenth century; 13 Suffragism and democracy; 14 The Priestman-Bright circle and women's history; Abbreviations in notes; Notes; Select bibliography; Index

Written by a respected and pioneering historian of women, this book focuses on specific case studies of the lives of individual Quaker women and uses them to introduce key concepts and theories relating to women''s lives during this period.

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<p>Sandra Holton is Senior Research Fellow in the Department of History, University of Adelaide, South Australia. Her previous publications include Suffrage Days (Routledge, 1996), Feminism and Democracy (Cambridge University Press, 1986) and she co-edited Votes for Women (Routledge, 2000). Her research into on the Priestman - Bright circle has been published in journals including American Historical Review, Victorian Studies, Journal of Women's History and Women's History review.</p>

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