Table of contents for A looking-glass for ladies : American Protestant women and the Orient in the nineteenth century / by Lisa Joy Pruitt.

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Introduction: "A Looking-Glass for Ladies"
1. "The Widow's Mite": 
Organizing Missionary Societies
2. "Sanctifying Afflictions": 
19th Century Missionary Women's Memoirs
3. "Her Husband Shall Praise Her": 
Marriage and Missions
4. "Her Children Shall Call Her Blessed": 
Modeling Motherhood
5. "A Cultivated and Well-furnished Mind": 
Education for "Oriental" Women
6. "The Healing of the Nations": 
Women's Medical Mission in the "Orient"
7. "A Modern Uprising of Women": 
Institutionalizing The Women's Missionary Movement

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Women missionaries -- United States.
Missions -- Orient.