The Veil of True Womanhood: The Cult of True Womanhood and its Effect on Intimacy in Nineteenth Century America

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The Veil of True Womanhood: The Cult of True Womanhood and its Effect on Intimacy in Nineteenth Century America

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dc.contributor.author Krause, Amanda
dc.date.accessioned 2010-08-17T21:11:03Z
dc.date.available 2010-08-17T21:11:03Z
dc.date.created 2009-12
dc.date.issued 2010-08-17T21:11:03Z
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/1961/8682
dc.description 12-page paper that was awarded one of two 2010 Undergraduate Research Awards by the American University Library. en
dc.description.abstract A paper on the cult of True Womanhood, a nineteenth-century social construction that defined a woman’s life according to four cardinal virtues: piety, purity, submissiveness and domesticity, and how it served to suppress intimacy in womens lives. en
dc.language.iso en_US en
dc.title The Veil of True Womanhood: The Cult of True Womanhood and its Effect on Intimacy in Nineteenth Century America en
dc.type Other en


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