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Published: 23 April 2017

272 Pages

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9780198739586

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The Religious Lives of Older Laywomen

The Final Active Anglican Generation

Abby Day

  • Provides a detailed record of a vanishing people (Generation A) through ethnographic fieldwork situated historically and socially.
  • Offers insights and theory into why the women engage in a particular mode of religious practice.
  • Reflects on the consequences of their loss in both religious and secular domains.
  • Challenges, revises, and introduces theories related to religiosity, women, and generations.