Beispielbild für diese ISBN

Life Histories of Baha'I Women in Canada

Lynn Echevarria

0 Bewertungen bei Goodreads
ISBN 10: 1433114577 / ISBN 13: 9781433114571
Neu Zustand: New Hardcover
Verkäufer Ria Christie Collections (Uxbridge, Vereinigtes Königreich)

AbeBooks Verkäufer seit 25. März 2015

Anzahl: 1

Neu kaufen
Regulärer Preis: 80.95
Preis: EUR 57,08 Währung umrechnen
Versand: EUR 4,34 Von Vereinigtes Königreich nach USA Versandziele, Kosten & Dauer
In den Warenkorb legen

Beschreibung

Not Signed; Life Histories of Baha'i Women in Canada: Constructing Religious Identity in the Twentieth Century is an unprecedented study of the essential features of living a Baha'i life, examining contributions and experiences of a diverse group of Canadian women and men in a new religion through a sociologica. Buchnummer des Verkäufers ria9781433114571_rkm

Dem Anbieter eine Frage stellen

Bibliografische Details

Titel: Life Histories of Baha'I Women in Canada

Einband: Hardback

Zustand:New

Art des Buches: book

Über diesen Titel

Inhaltsangabe:

Life Histories of Bahá’í Women in Canada: Constructing Religious Identity in the Twentieth Century is an unprecedented study of the essential features of living a Bahá’í life, examining contributions and experiences of a diverse group of Canadian women and men in a new religion through a sociological framework and a women-centred perspective.
The key figures in the Bahá’í Faith, early female heroes, major teachings of the religion, and Canadian Bahá’í history are detailed. A background on social history and the feminization of religion also provides a context for twentieth century Canadian life. Drawing upon Western religious and secular thought and practice, theories and social attitudes about the nature of woman and the Bahá’í perspective on these topics are explicated.
These stirring narratives, historical and contemporary, provide a compelling perspective on social processes and interactional dimensions of Bahá’í community life. The life histories also illustrate, in poignant, humorous, and inspiring ways, how these notable Bahá’ís «story» themselves along the way.
The teachings of the Bahá’í Faith are remarkably forward looking. One of the foundational principles is the oneness of humanity, and an integral part of this oneness is the equality of women with men. Lay readers and students of religion, sociology, and women’s and gender studies, will be interested in how members make meaning of these teachings on equality and how women’s participation in the Bahá’í institutional system is promoted and maintained.

About the Author:

Lynn Echevarria is the Coordinator and Instructor for the Women’s and Gender Studies Program at Yukon College, Canada, and holds a PhD in sociology from the University of Essex, United Kingdom. She has a long-time research interest and involvement in women’s advancement, and more recently, men’s studies. Her publications include articles, reviews, a co-authored chapter in Lights of the Spirit: Historical Portraits of Black Bahá’ís in North America 1898-2000, and a chapter in Bahá’í and Globalisation. She has been the recipient of a Northern Research Institute grant and two Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) doctoral fellowships.

„Über diesen Titel“ kann sich auf eine andere Ausgabe dieses Titels beziehen.

Anbieterinformationen

Hello! Ria Christie Collections is an online venture that was initially set up in 2012 to sell books. We do not have a physical high street store. We are professional online booksellers. We only sell brand new books in perfect condition that we source from various suppliers and the publishers. Primarily, our aim is to provide an excellent service to all our customers. We always work as a team to achieve this. Our other objectives are to: 1. Ensure that all our products reach their destination quickly in a safe and secure manner 2. Answer to all our customer queries within 24 hours 3. Ensure that our customers are happy with their purchases 4. Provide all the items at a competitive price 5. Always listen to our customers Ria Christie Collections is not a registered company. It is a Sole Trader venture. Other key information is shown below: Contact Person Name: Rakesh Luchmun (Mr) Storefront Name: Ria Christie Collections Place of Establishment Address: Suite B; ARUN House; ARUN Building Arundel Road Uxbridge UB8 2RR United Kingdom E-Mail Address: riachristie@hotmail.co.uk VAT Number: GB 160 5650 25 We always work hard and aim to comply with all of Abebooks Policies. If you have any issues, please do not hesitate to write to us whether before or after a purchase. We promise to reply to you promptly and, in any case, within 24 hours. Thank you kindly! Yours sincerely Mr Rakesh Luchmun (Founder) and the Ria Christie Collections Team

Zur Homepage des Verkäufers

Geschäftsbedingungen:

All Returns and Refund are as per Abebooks policies.

Versandinformationen:

Orders usually ship within 2 business days. If your book order is heavy or oversized, we may contact you to let you know extra shipping is required. Thank you!

Alle Bücher des Anbieters anzeigen

Zahlungsarten
akzeptiert von diesem Verkäufer

Visa Mastercard American Express Carte Bleue