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Author Moran, Gerald F. (Gerald Francis), 1942-

Title Religion, family, and the life course : explorations in the social history of early America / Gerald F. Moran and Maris A. Vinovskis.

Publication Info. Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Press, [1992]


Location Call No. Status
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  261.835 M829R    Check Shelf
Description 260 pages ; 24 cm
Contents 1. The Puritan Family and Religion: A Critical Reappraisal -- 2. Religious Renewal, Puritan Tribalism, and the Family in Seventeenth-Century Milford, Connecticut -- 3. "Sisters" in Christ: Women and the Church in Seventeenth-Century New England -- 4. The Great Care of Godly Parents: Early Childhood in Puritan New England -- 5. Troubled Youth: Children at Risk in Early Modern England, Colonial America, and Nineteenth-Century America -- 6. "Aged Servants of the Lord": Changes in the Status and Treatment of Elderly Ministers in Colonial America -- 7. Angels' Heads and Weeping Willows: Death in Early America.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 233-256) and index.
Subject Families -- United States -- Religious life -- History.
Christian sociology -- United States -- History.
Added Author Vinovskis, Maris A., 1943-
ISBN 0472103121 alkaline paper
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