Changing Habits: Women's Religious Orders in Canada.

By: Smyth, Elizabeth M. (editor).

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8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; 309 pp. Illustrated with thirty-two pages of black and white photographs. Contents: 1 - "Changing Habits: Introducing the Collection of Essays" by Elizabeth M. Smyth, 2 - "The Contribution of Convent Schools to the Development of the French Language in Lete Nineteenth-Century New Brunswick" by Sheile Andrew, 3 - "Charity in the East: Sectarianism, Ethnicity and Gender in Saint John, New Brunswick Schools" by Elizabeth W. Mcgahan, 4 - "An Educational Odyssey: The Sisters of Charity of Halifax" by Mary Olga McKenna, 5 - "Entering the Convent as Coming of Age in the 1930's" by Heidi MacDonald, 6 - "Blasphemes of Modernity: Scandals of the Nineteenth-Century Quebec Convent" by Rebedda Sullivan, 7 - "Sites of Prayer and Pilgrimage Within a Convent: The Architectural Manifestations of a Religious Vocation" by Tania Martin, 8 - "The Harvest That Lies Before Us: Quebec Women Religious Building Health Care in the U.S. Pacific Northwest, 1858-1900" by Sioban Nelson, 9 - "The Educational Work of the Loretto Sisters in Ontario, 1847-1983" by Christine Lei, 10 - "Writing a Congregational History: The Insider Problematic" by Veronica O'Reilly, 11 - "Teaching Sisters, Leading Schools: Two 20th-Century Canadian Women Religious in Educational Leadership" by Elizabeth M. Smyth, 12 - "The Process of Transformation: Women Religious and the Study of Theology, 1955-1980" by Ellen Leonard, 13 - "The Process of Renewal of the Missionary Oblate Sisters, 1963-1989" by Rosa Bruno-Jofré, 14 - "Gender and Mission: The Sisters of Saint Anne in British Columbia" by Jacqueline Gresko. End notes at the end of each chapter. Eleven page general index at the back. Very minor shelf wear to the cover edges, otherwise fine.

Title: Changing Habits: Women's Religious Orders in Canada.

Author Name: Smyth, Elizabeth M. (editor).

Categories: Catholic - Church History,

Publisher: Ottawa, Ontario., Novalis.: 2008

ISBN Number: 289507903X

ISBN Number 13: 9782895079033

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Seller ID: 22062

Keywords: Catholic; Canada; Religious; Sisters; Nuns; Missionary; Missions; Oblates; SJ; Sisters of St. Joseph;