The Quaker Message: Implications for Women in the Society of Friends in the Early Nineteenth Century
Fraser, Cassandra L.
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The purpose of this paper will be to present the Quaker challenge and its implications for women by examining various dimensions of their lives in the Society of Friends. The Delaware Valley the heartland of Quaker culture in America, in the early 19th century, when the Society existed as an established, relatively homogeneous community will serve as the focus for investigation. This particular context was an especially important one in the history of women's struggle for justice and Quaker women played a remarkably influential role, as initiators, leaders, and participators in the early women's movement in America.If you are not a current K College student, faculty, or staff member, email email@example.com to request access to this SIP.