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Beyond the pulpit : women's rhetorical roles in the antebellum religious press

Author: Lisa J Shaver
Publisher: Pittsburgh, Pa. : University of Pittsburgh Press, ©2012.
Series: Pittsburgh series in composition, literacy, and culture.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Although women's participation helped the Methodist church to become the nation's largest denomination by the mid-nineteenth century, women's official roles diminished during that time. In "Beyond  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lisa J Shaver
ISBN: 9780822961697 0822961695
OCLC Number: 729341803
Description: x, 169 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents: Introduction: Looking beyond the pulpit --
Dying well --
Women's deathbed pulpits --
Contained inside the ladies' department --
Stepping outside the ladies' department --
A magazine of their own --
Epilogue: Ambiguous and liminal spaces.
Series Title: Pittsburgh series in composition, literacy, and culture.
Responsibility: Lisa J. Shaver.
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"Shaver not only makes critical interventions by moving feminist rhetorical studies 'beyond the pulpit' to excavate and explore the little narratives that indicate women's significance in Methodist Read more...

 
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