The Habit: A History of the Clothing of Catholic NunsRetail Price:$23.95 The Habit: A History of the Clothing of Catholic Nuns(Elizabeth Kuhns)...

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This book examines this extraordinary attire, which is richly complex and contains many unexpected paradoxes. It is hard to imagine how the same clothing, which epitomizes oppression and obsolescence to some sisters, can represent the ultimate beauty an dignity of the vocation to others.