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Title Catholic women's colleges in America / edited by Tracy Schier and Cynthia Russett.

Publication Info. Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2002.


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 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  378.071 C363C    Check Shelf
Description vi, 439 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Faith, knowledge, and gender / Jill Ker Conway -- Colleges of religious women's congregations : the spiritual heritage / Monika K. Hellwig -- American Catholic colleges for women : historical origins / Kathleen A. Mahoney -- Colleges in context / Thomas M. Landy -- Faculties and what they taught / Karen Kennelly -- Philadelphia story : life at Immaculata, Rosemont, and Chestnut Hill / David R. Contosta -- Sisterhoods and Catholic higher education, 1890-1960 / Mary J. Oates -- Live minds, yearning spirits : the alumnae of colleges and universities founded by women religious / Jane C. Redmont -- Making it : stories of persistence and success / Dorothy M. Brown and Carol Hurd Green -- Way we are : the present relationship of religious congregations of women to the colleges they founded / Melanie M. Morey -- Conclusion, Into the future / Jeanne Knoerle and Tracy Schier.
Subject Catholic universities and colleges -- United States -- History.
Leadership Conference of Women Religious of the United States.
Women's colleges -- United States -- History.
Catholic women -- Education (Higher) -- United States -- History.
Added Author Schier, Tracy.
Russett, Cynthia Eagle.
ISBN 080186805X hardcover alkaline paper
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