Religious fundamentalism--United States.; Sexism in religion--United States.; Women in Christianity--United States.; Sex role--Religious aspects--Christianity.
Thesis advisor: Dr Norton Mezvinsky.; "Submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Master of Arts."; M.A.,Central Connecticut State University,1999; Includes bibliographical references (leaves 79-82).
The focus on communities and their impact on characters, individually and in
groups, is a major theme that runs throughout Toni Morrison's novels. It is when the
communities are in conflict with each other and their members that Morrison reveals...