Journals Higher Education



Published: 30 November 2013

288 Pages | 7 b&w illustrations

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9780719085741

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Faith in the family

A lived religious history of English Catholicism, 1945-82

Alana Harris

Published by Manchester University Press

  • New in Paperback
  • A mixed, diverse methodology, including extensive use of material culture and oral life histories, to make this a study of
  • Integrates the study of English Catholicism into the mainstream of British historiography, critiquing key historiographical questions about secularisation, changes in gender identities and the ' and psychology
  • Taps into a key preoccupation of recent historical studies, through integrating the study of gender and religion in the little-examined post-war period
  • The first sustained historical study of English Catholicism after the Second World War and through the Second Vatican Council, which is commemorating its 60th anniversary this year

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