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dc.contributor.author O'Hagan, Clare
dc.date.accessioned 2012-09-10T13:22:25Z
dc.date.available 2012-09-10T13:22:25Z
dc.date.issued 2006
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10344/2523
dc.description peer-reviewed en_US
dc.description.abstract This chapter examines the situation of lone parents in contemporay Ireland, in particular the workings of ideologies of motherhood and the family through different sites, contexts and institutions in order to determine the impact of these ideologies on single mothers' lives. Specifically, the number of single mothers, ideologies of motherhood and the family, the influence of Church, State and New Right and Irish social policy are examined, and their combined impact on Irish single mothers is explored. en_US
dc.language.iso eng en_US
dc.publisher Edwin Mellen Press en_US
dc.relation.ispartofseries Single Motherhood in Twentieth Century Ireland: Cultural, Historical and Social Essays;pp. 65-82
dc.subject motherhood en_US
dc.subject single mothers en_US
dc.subject Ireland en_US
dc.title Ideologies of motherhood and single mothers en_US
dc.type info:eu-repo/semantics/bookPart en_US
dc.type.supercollection all_ul_research en_US
dc.type.supercollection ul_published_reviewed en_US
dc.rights.accessrights info:eu-repo/semantics/openAccess en_US


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