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The Resource Visionary women : ecstatic prophecy in seventeenth-century England, Phyllis Mack

Visionary women : ecstatic prophecy in seventeenth-century England, Phyllis Mack

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Visionary women : ecstatic prophecy in seventeenth-century England
Title
Visionary women
Title remainder
ecstatic prophecy in seventeenth-century England
Statement of responsibility
Phyllis Mack
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
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Mack, Phyllis
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Quaker women
  • Prophecy
  • Spirituality
  • Spirituality
Label
Visionary women : ecstatic prophecy in seventeenth-century England, Phyllis Mack
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 425-454) and index
Contents
Feminine symbolism and female prophecy : gender and knowledge in the world turned upside down -- Woman, nature, and spirit -- Male and female power : visionary women and the social order -- Talking back : women as prophets during the Civil War and Interregnum, 1640-1664 -- Friends in Eden : gender and spirituality in Early Quakerism, 1650-1664 -- Ecstasy and self-transcendence -- Prophecy -- Ecstasy and everyday life -- How were Quakers radical? -- Visionary orders : women in the Quaker Movement, 1664-1700 -- The snake in the garden : Quaker politics and the origin of the women's meeting -- The mystical housewife -- Selfhood and Enlightenment : Quaker preaching and discipline, 1664-1700
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 465 p.
Isbn
9780520089372
Label
Visionary women : ecstatic prophecy in seventeenth-century England, Phyllis Mack
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 425-454) and index
Contents
Feminine symbolism and female prophecy : gender and knowledge in the world turned upside down -- Woman, nature, and spirit -- Male and female power : visionary women and the social order -- Talking back : women as prophets during the Civil War and Interregnum, 1640-1664 -- Friends in Eden : gender and spirituality in Early Quakerism, 1650-1664 -- Ecstasy and self-transcendence -- Prophecy -- Ecstasy and everyday life -- How were Quakers radical? -- Visionary orders : women in the Quaker Movement, 1664-1700 -- The snake in the garden : Quaker politics and the origin of the women's meeting -- The mystical housewife -- Selfhood and Enlightenment : Quaker preaching and discipline, 1664-1700
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 465 p.
Isbn
9780520089372

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