TitleWomen in spiritual and communitarian societies in the United States / edited by Wendy E. Chmielewski, Louis J. Kern, and Marlyn Klee-Hartzell.
Edition1st ed.
PublishedSyracuse, N.Y. : Syracuse University Press, 1993.
Descriptionxix, 275 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
SeriesUtopianism and communitarianism
ISBN0-8156-2568-5 (alk. paper)
ISBN0-8156-2569-3 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Bib. NoteIncludes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted NoteContents: Sojourner truth / Wendy E. Chmielewski -- Women's experiences in the American Owenite communities / Carol A. Kolmerten -- Heaven on earth / Wendy E. Chmielewski -- Creative women of Brook Farm / Lucy M. Freibert -- Shaker fancy goods / Beverly Gordon -- "In the bonds of true love and friendship" / Rosemary D. Gooden -- Sexual equality and economic authority / Karen K. Nickless and Pamela J. Nickless -- "Tho' of the weaker sex" / Priscilla J. Brewer -- Organizing for service / Mary J. Oates -- "Diamond cut diamond" / Kathy Marquis -- Family love, true womanliness, motherhood, and the socialization of girls in the Oneida Community, 1848-1880 / Marilyn Klee-Hartzell -- Pronatalism, midwifery, and synergistic marriage / Louis J. Kern -- Female education in the Lubavitcher Community / Bonnie Morris -- Colony girl / Ruth Baer Lambach -- The power of feminism at Twin Oaks Community / Zena Goldenberg
SubjectsCollective settlements -- United States -- History.
Communal living -- United States -- History.
Communitarianism -- United States -- History.
Monasticism and religious orders for women -- United States -- History.
Utopian socialism -- United States -- History.
Women -- United States -- History.
Other AuthorsChmielewski, Wendy E.
Kern, Louis J., 1943-
Klee-Hartzell, Marlyn.
LC Card Number92-10609//r96
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 WRHS Research Library: HX 653 W872
mq29081: LC class, closed stacks [status: NON-CIRCULATING]
[Record 21968]