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Women Under Polygamy by Walter M. Gallichan

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Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English


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Number of Pages408
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ISBN 100548361576
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  Under the bill, polygamy is still considered a felony if the person also commits other felony offenses including criminal homicide, kidnapping, . Excerpt. The reader of the American Edition of this in teresting book will be inclined to ask: What about the Mormons? The Latter-day Saints ex ist in our midst as the only case of the practice of polygamy, after the laboratory method, among a Western people.   Women under Polygamy by Walter Matthew Gallichan. related portals: Polygamy. sister projects: Ancient Jewish Polygamy; Chapter V - The Women of India; Chapter VI - The Cult of Women and Love; Chapter VII - The Zenana; Chapter VII1 - Hindu Women and the Sacred Books; Chapter IX - The Disabilities of Indian Women; Chapter X - Muhammaden Women. Women under polygamy. New York, Dodd, Mead and Co., (OCoLC) Material Type: Internet resource: Document Type: Book, Internet Resource: All Authors / Contributors: Walter M Gallichan; Carrie Chapman Catt; National American Woman Suffrage Association Collection (Library of .

"Colleen McDannell's newest book, Sister Saints: Mormon Women since the End of Polygamy, unearths the diverse lives of modern Mormon women to demonstrate the complex ways that women navigate their spiritual lives in the face of a constantly changing cultural context. By placing the history of women first, rather than as a supplement to the history of male leadership, McDannell takes the study of /5(13). Additional Physical Format: Online version: Gallichan, Walter M. (Walter Matthew), Women under polygamy. London, Holden & Hardingham, Polygamy is the practice of marriage to more than one spouse simultaneously (as opposed to monogamy where each person has only one spouse at a time).   Women Under Polygamy by Walter Matthew Gallichan Chapter 12 " India's Women," Vol. XII. Mrs. A. M. L. Smith, a missionary, writing in , asks: ' What effect are we producing upon the Mohammedans of Bangalore? The most sympathetic under- standing and the rarest tact are necessary in dealing with the subject-races. These virtues are.

28 For I, the Lord God, delight in the chastity of women. And whoredoms are an abomination before me; thus saith the Lord of Hosts. 29 Wherefore, this people shall keep my commandments, saith the Lord of Hosts, or cursed be the land for their sakes. In accordance with a revelation to Joseph Smith, the practice of plural marriage—the marriage of one man to two or more women—was instituted among members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in the early s. Thereafter, for more than half a century, plural marriage was practiced by some Latter-day Saints.   Carolyn Jessop was born into the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, a group splintered from and renounced by the Mormon Church, and spent most of her life in Colorado City, Arizona, the main base of the FLDS. Since leaving the group in , she has lived in West Jordon, Utah, with her eight children. Laura Palmer is the author of Shrapnel in the Heart and /5(K). Polygamy (from Late Greek πολυγαμία, polygamía, "state of marriage to many spouses") is the practice of marrying multiple spouses. When a man is married to more than one wife at a time, sociologists call this a woman is married to more than one husband at a time, it is called a marriage includes multiple husbands and wives, it can be called a group marriage.