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Into Silence and Servitude: How American Girls Became Nuns, 1945-1965 (McGill-Queen's Studies in the History of Religion Book 2) by [Brian Titley]

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"Brian Titley's comprehensive use of historical records from several religious institutes and individual memoirs significantly extends the existing body of knowledge. Into Silence and Servitude is likely to become a standard reference on mid-century relig

"This is a well-researched, vividly written account of a cohort of women who had great influence on female life in America, and the forces which built their numbers and then led to their collapse." The Irish Times

"[Titley] is thorough in his review of relevant Church writings, and he writes with great clarity. The book is both informative and absorbing. My only quibble is that I could have done with more balance in the examination of nuns' experience of American c
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A critical examination of the recruitment and formation of American Catholic nuns during the final decades of convent expansion. --This text refers to the hardcover edition.

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  • ASIN ‏ : ‎ B074CPC5NL
  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ McGill-Queen's University Press (Aug. 1 2017)
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English
  • File size ‏ : ‎ 2579 KB
  • Text-to-Speech ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • Screen Reader ‏ : ‎ Supported
  • Enhanced typesetting ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • X-Ray ‏ : ‎ Not Enabled
  • Word Wise ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • Print length ‏ : ‎ 304 pages
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I am professor emeritus, the University of Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada. My six books explore power and how it has been exercised in different historical contexts. My personal website:

http://www.briantitley.com

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