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Author Sullivan, Susan Crawford.
Title Living faith : everyday religion and mothers in poverty / Susan Crawford Sullivan.
Published Chicago : University of Chicago Press, c2011.
Book Cover

 Floor3  HQ759 .S835 2011    IN LIBRARY
Description xii, 287 p. ; 23 cm.
Series Morality and society series
Morality and society.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Listening to poor mothers about religion -- Building blocks: theory, religious practices, and churches -- "God made somebody think of welfare reform": religion, welfare, and work -- "I send him to church with my mother": religion and parenting -- "God has a plan": making meaning -- "I don't get to church anymore": capacity, stigma and exit, and religious -- Individualism -- The church in the city: impressions from urban pastors -- Everyday religion and mothers in poverty.
Subject Low-income mothers -- Religious life -- Massachusetts -- Boston.
Women and religion -- Massachusetts -- Boston.
Parenting -- Massachusetts -- Boston -- Religious aspects.
Religion and social problems -- Massachusetts -- Boston.
Church work with the poor -- Massachusetts -- Boston.
Church work with women -- Massachusetts -- Boston.
ISBN 9780226781617 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780226781600 (cloth : alk. paper)
0226781607 (cloth : alk. paper)
0226781615 (pbk. : alk. paper)
OCLC number 711050878