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Women in Christian Tradition

Course Level-Format:   undergraduate
Instructor: Catherine Wessinger
Institution: Loyola University New Orleans

Course Term: Spring
Course Year: 2006


A 2006 course by Catherine Wessinger at Loyola University New Orleans seeks to understand “in historical terms of the tension between the significant religious opportunities available to women in the Christian tradition, and the subordination of women in Christian institutions. An understanding of the history of women in the Christian tradition will contribute to an understanding of women’s roles in contemporary American society and in American Christian churches.”