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Author Moloney, Deirdre M.

Title American Catholic lay groups and transatlantic social reform in the progressive era / Deirdre M. Moloney
Published Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, [2002]
©2002
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Description 1 online resource (xiii, 267 pages) : illustrations
Contents Acknowledgments; Abbreviations; Introduction; 1. Celebrating an American Catholic Legacy; 2. Combating "Whisky's Work"; 3. The Friendly Hand & the Helping Purse; 4. Poverty & Proselytizers; 5. Promoting the Maternal over Material, Ideal over Idle; Conclusion; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Summary This text traces the development of social reform movements among American Catholics from 1880 to 1925. Deirdre M. Moloney reveals how Catholic gender ideologies, emerging middle-class values, and ethnic identities shaped the goals and activities of lay activists in this time
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 243-257) and index
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Subject Catholics -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Catholics -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Christian sociology -- Catholic Church -- United States -- History of doctrines -- 19th century.
Christian sociology -- Catholic Church -- United States -- History of doctrines -- 20th century.
Laity -- Catholic Church -- History -- 19th century.
Laity -- Catholic Church -- History -- 20th century.
Progressivism (United States politics)
United States -- Social conditions -- 1865-1918.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2001049161
ISBN 080782660X (alk. paper)
0807849863 (paperback; alk. paper)
0807860441 (electronic bk.)
9780807826607 (alk. paper)
9780807849866 (paperback; alk. paper)
9780807860441 (electronic bk.)
Other Titles American Catholic lay groups & transatlantic social reform in the progressive era