The Transformation of American Quakerism

The Transformation of American Quakerism

Orthodox Friends, 1800-1907
Thomas D. Hamm
Distribution: World
Publication date: 4/1/1988
ISBN: 978-0-253-11397-9
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Winner of the American Society of Church History Brewer Prize
“Hamm has simply produced the best book on Quaker history in recent years.” —Quaker History

“ . . . will stand as one of the most important works in the field.” —American Historical Review

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Table of Contents

Foreword by Catherine L. Albanese and Stephen J. Stein

Chapter I
The Quaker Vision of Religious Life, 1800-1860

Chapter II
The Breakdown of the Older Vision, 1800-1850

Chapter III
The Renewal Movement, 1850-1870

Chapter IV
The Revival, 1867-1880

Chapter V
The Realignment of American Quakerism, 1875-1890

Chapter VI
The Quaker Search for Order, 1875-1895\

Chapter VII
The Rise of Modernist Quakerism, 1895-1907

Appendix I
Membership Statistics for Orthodox/Garneyite Friends, 1845-1908

Appendix II
The Evolution of American Quakerism, 1800-1907