Competing Kingdoms: Women, Mission, Nation, and the American Protestant Empire, 1812–1960

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Authors: Barbara Reeves-Ellington, Kathryn Kish Sklar, Connie A. Shemo (eds.)
Publisher: Duke University Press
Genre: Unknown
Pages: 431
Language: english
Year: 2010
ISBN 10: 0822392593
ISBN 13: 9780822392590
Series: American Encounters/ Global Interactions
Edition: Unknown
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Synopsis

Competing Kingdoms rethinks the importance of women and religion within U.S. imperial culture from the early nineteenth century to the mid-twentieth. In an era when the United States was emerging as a world power to challenge the hegemony of European...