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Author "She Said She Was in the Family Way": Pregnancy and Infancy in the Irish Past (Conference) (2010 : Queen's University of Belfast)

Title "She said she was in the family way" : pregnancy and infancy in modern Ireland / edited by Elaine Farrell.

Published London : Institute of Historical Research, [2012]


Location Call No. Status
Physical description 1 online resource (xix, 247 pages).
Series Humanities Digital Library.
Open Access e-Books.
Books at JSTOR Open Access
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary 'She said she was in the family way' examines the subject of pregnancy and infancy in Ireland from the seventeenth to the twentieth century. It draws on exciting and innovative research by early-career and established academics, and consider topics that have been largely ignored by historians in Ireland. The book will make an important contribution to Irish women's history, family history, childhood history, social history, crime history and medical history, and will provide a reference point for academics interested in themes of sexuality, childbirth, infanthood and parenthood. Provided by Publisher.
Other author Farrell, Elaine (Elaine Frances), author.
JSTOR issuing body.
Subject Pregnancy -- Ireland -- History -- Congresses.
Infants -- Ireland -- History -- Congresses.
Electronic books.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Electronic books.
ISBN 9781909646476 (electronic bk.)
1909646474 (electronic bk.)
9781905165650 (hardback edition)
190516565X (hardback edition)