MARIE CORNWALL is Director of the Women's Research Institute and Associate Professor of Sociology at Brigham Young University. The research for "How Common the Principle? Women as Plural Wives in 1860" was funded by the Women's Research Institute, the Charles Redd Center for Western Studies, and the Religious Studies Center at BYU.
Mormonism Becomes a Mainline Religion: The Challenges: Mormonism and the Challenge of the Mainline
Articles/Essays – Volume 24, No. 4
How Common the Principle? Women as Plural Wives in 1860
Articles/Essays – Volume 26, No. 2
Dialogue 26.2 (Summer 1993): 139–153
A study done to see how many polygamous wives there were at the peak of polygamy in the church.