Labour, Love and Prayer

Labour, Love and Prayer

Female Piety in Ulster Religious Literature, 1850-1914

eBook - 1999
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"By examining the central role played by Protestant and Catholic women in establishing the religious faith of their children and, by extension, the future of their respective communities, Labour, Love, and Prayer explores the construction of female stereotypes during a period of mounting religious tension in Ireland. Andrea Ebel Brozyna compares ideas of faith and family in both cultures, highlighting the remarkable similarities in their views and each group's stubborn refusal to acknowledge them." "An interesting new look at the Irish problem, Labour, Love, and Prayer makes a valuable contribution to the histories of women, Ireland, and religion."--Jacket.
Publisher: Belfast [Ireland] : Institute of Irish Studies, Queen's University of Belfast ; Montreal [Que.] : McGill-Queen's University Press, 1999
ISBN: 9780773567351
Characteristics: 1 online resource (xvi, 291 pages)
Additional Contributors: Queen's University of Belfast


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