“thoroughly masterful work of feminist theology”

Darcy Metcalfe, Christian Feminism Today

“Katharine Bushnell was a pioneering physician, missionary, expert in Greek and Hebrew, critic of the sexual double standard, and advocate for women’s rights-all within late-Victorian culture. Kristin Kobes DuMez’s historical contribution demonstrates why Bushnell deserves to be remembered as a noteworthy reformer. The book also challenges modern feminists who question Christianity and modern Christians who question feminism to ponder what each might learn from Bushnell’s extraordinary career.”

Mark Noll, Francis A. McAnaney Professor of History at the University of Notre Dame (emeritus)

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