Disciplining Youthful Methodist Bodies in Nineteenth-Century Cornwall

  title={Disciplining Youthful Methodist Bodies in Nineteenth-Century Cornwall},
  author={Adrian R. Bailey and David C. Harvey and Catherine Brace},
  journal={Annals of the Association of American Geographers},
  pages={142 - 157}
Abstract Discourses of Methodist temperance and teetotalism in Cornwall, U.K., show geographical relationships that link religious constructions of moral sanctity with specific forms of bodily performance. Understanding religious attitudes toward youthful spirituality and the histories of children informs theoretical debates concerning the embodied religious subject, citizenship, and public performance, expressed in the activities of Sunday schools and the Band of Hope (a temperance… 
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