Leiden [The Netherlands] ; Boston : Brill, 2011.
viii, 188 pages.
Studies in the history of Christian traditions ; v. 153.
Formatted Contents Note
The secularization debate : an introduction to the problematic relationship between religion and modernity The female diaconate in nineteenth-century Sweden Education Health care Poor relief The social significance of Swedish deaconesses.
Based on the author's dissertation (Vanderbilt University).
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 173-184) and index.