Women, Family, and Utopia Communal Experiments of the Shakers, the Oneida Community, and the Mormons

ISBN-10: 0815625359
ISBN-13: 9780815625353
Edition: 1991
Authors: Lawrence Foster
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Book details

List price: $19.95
Copyright year: 1991
Publisher: Syracuse University Press
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 432
Size: 6.25" wide x 9.25" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.188
Language: English

An examination of women's roles, family relationships, and sexuality in three unorthodox 19th-century communal experiments, with analysis of the implications such systems may have for present-day Americans concerned with the sense of crisis in family life and sex roles.

Illustrations
Preface
Acknowledgments
Introduction
Religion, Sexuality, and Women's Roles
The Shakers
Celibacy and Feminism
Shaker Spiritualism and Salem Witchcraft
Had Prophecy Failed?
The Oneida Community
The Psychology of Free Love Sexuality in the Oneida Community
Free Love and Feminism
The Rise and Fall of Utopia
The Mormons
Between Two Worlds
James J. Strang
Polygamy and the Frontier
From Activism to Domesticity
Conclusion
A "Permanent Revolution"?
Notes
Selected Bibliography
Index

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