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by Gil Skidmore

Strength in Weakness: Writings of Eighteenth-Century Quaker Women (Sacred Literature Trust Series) download ebook
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0300165285
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978-0300165289
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Gil Skidmore
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Yale University Press (May 25, 2010)
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Quaker women in the eighteenth century were carrying on the faith and activity of their seventeenth-century .

Quaker women in the eighteenth century were carrying on the faith and activity of their seventeenth-century forebears, but as a group their lives and writings have been neglected in modern times by both Quaker and other historians. Gil Skidmore has chosen eight outstanding women whose writings she thinks are particularly poignant as well as relevant today: Grace Hall Chamber, Lydia Rawlinson Lancaster, Ruth Alcock Follows, Catheirne Payton Phillips, Sarah Tuke Grubb, Priscilla Hannah Gurney, Mary Alexander and Ann Crowley.

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Strength in Weakness Writings of Eighteenth-Century Quaker Women Gil Skidmore. Sacred Literature Trust Series. Quaker women in the eighteenth century were carrying on the faith and activity of their seventeenth-century forebears, but as a group their lives and writings have been neglected in modern times by both Quaker and other historians. Gil Skidmore brings together a rich array of letters, spiritual autobiographies, journals, and memoirs to put the lives and concerns of these women into context.

Her first book, drawing on that time, was Thoughts on the Education of Daughters, and her .

Her first book, drawing on that time, was Thoughts on the Education of Daughters, and her most famous work, A Vindication of the Rights of Woman, bases its argument largely around education in its widest sense. Quaker views on women had from the beginning tended towards equality, with women allowed to minister. Strength in weakness: writings of eighteenth-century Quaker women. Rowman Altamira, 2003 - 187 pages. p85. ^ Life of Elizabeth Fry, W. & F. G. Cash, 1853 - 646 pages.

Holton, Sandra Stanley, Quaker women : personal life, memory and radicalism in the lives of women Friends . Skidmore, Gil, Strength in weakness : writings of eighteenth-century Quaker women (Altamira Press, 2003).

Holton, Sandra Stanley, Quaker women : personal life, memory and radicalism in the lives of women Friends, 1780-1930 (Routledge, 2007). Brailsford, Mabel, Quaker women : 1650-1690 (1915). And some anthologies: Skidmore, Gil, Strength in weakness : writings of eighteenth-century Quaker women (Altamira Press, 2003). Booy, David, Autobiographical writings by early Quaker women (Ashgate, 2004). Garman, Mary and others, Hidden in plain sight : Quaker women's writings 1650-1700 (Pendle Hill Publications, 1996).

Sixth Month: Strength in Weakness: Writings by Eighteenth-Century Quaker Women. Walnut Creek CA: Altamira Press, published in cooperation with the International Sacred Literature Trust. 2003; p. 90. Seventh Month: Ann Dowcra.

It thus explores a wide range of issues.

Written by a Quaker scholar, Strength in Weakness: Writings of Eighteenth-Century Quaker Women (Alta Mira Press, 50 ) by Gil Skidmore shows how an analysis of autobiographies, journals and memoirs can inform studies of Quakerism today. Nicolas Atkin and Frank Tallett assess Catholicism's role in national and international politics in Priests, Prelates and People: A History of European Catholicism since 1750 (. Tauris, 25 ). In The Signers of the Declaration of independence: A Biographical and Genealogical Reference (Eurospan, 3.

Strength in Weakness Writings of Eighteenth-Century Quaker Women .

Quaker women in the eighteenth century were carrying on the faith and activity of their seventeenth-century forebears, but as a group their lives and writings have been neglected in modern times by both Quaker and other historians. Gil Skidmore brings together a rich array of letters, spiritual autobiographies, journals, and memoirs to put the lives and concerns of these women into context.