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The Resource A looking-glass for ladies : American Protestant women and the Orient in the nineteenth century, by Lisa Joy Pruitt

A looking-glass for ladies : American Protestant women and the Orient in the nineteenth century, by Lisa Joy Pruitt

Label
A looking-glass for ladies : American Protestant women and the Orient in the nineteenth century
Title
A looking-glass for ladies
Title remainder
American Protestant women and the Orient in the nineteenth century
Statement of responsibility
by Lisa Joy Pruitt
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1964-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pruitt, Lisa Joy
Dewey number
266/.0092/273
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
BV2610
LC item number
.P78 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women missionaries
  • Missions
Label
A looking-glass for ladies : American Protestant women and the Orient in the nineteenth century, by Lisa Joy Pruitt
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip057/2005002526.html
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. [223]-243
Contents
Introduction: "a looking-glass for ladies" -- "The widow's mite" : organizing missionary societies -- "Sanctifying afflictions" : 19th century missionary women's memoirs -- "Her husband shall praise her" : marriage and missions -- "Her children shall call her blessed" : modeling motherhood -- "A cultivated and well-furnished mind" : education for "oriental" women -- "The healing of the nations" : women's medical mission in the "orient" -- "A modern uprising of women" : institutionalizing the women's missionary movement
Control code
000178794
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
247 p.
Isbn
9780865548886
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005002526
Other physical details
ill., ports.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000178794
  • (OCoLC)57652556
Label
A looking-glass for ladies : American Protestant women and the Orient in the nineteenth century, by Lisa Joy Pruitt
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip057/2005002526.html
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. [223]-243
Contents
Introduction: "a looking-glass for ladies" -- "The widow's mite" : organizing missionary societies -- "Sanctifying afflictions" : 19th century missionary women's memoirs -- "Her husband shall praise her" : marriage and missions -- "Her children shall call her blessed" : modeling motherhood -- "A cultivated and well-furnished mind" : education for "oriental" women -- "The healing of the nations" : women's medical mission in the "orient" -- "A modern uprising of women" : institutionalizing the women's missionary movement
Control code
000178794
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
247 p.
Isbn
9780865548886
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005002526
Other physical details
ill., ports.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000178794
  • (OCoLC)57652556

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