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A Victorian Christian Feminist: Josephine Butler, the Prostitutes and God (Studies in Evangelical History & Thought)

A Victorian Christian Feminist: Josephine Butler, the Prostitutes and God (Studies in Evangelical History & Thought)

ISBN: 9781842272251
Publisher: Send The Light
Publication Date: 2005-12-01
Number of pages: 260
£213.43

A Victorian Christian Feminist Josephine Butler was the leading light of a highly controversial Victorian feminist pressure group which championed prostitutes' rights and contested the sexual double standard as sanctioned by the Contagious Diseases Acts of the 1860s. After a lengthy struggle, her organization (with others) had success, and their efforts sparked similar movements internationally. This work tells her story and as... Full description

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