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Author Throop, Elizabeth A., 1958-

Title Net curtains and closed doors : intimacy, family, and public life in Dublin / Elizabeth A. Throop.

Published Westport, Conn. : Bergin & Garvey, 1999.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  307.760941835 THRO    AVAILABLE
Physical description xvii, 168 p. ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [155]-164) and index.
Contents Ch. 1. Public and Private Domains: The Social Science View -- Ch. 2. Politics, the Church, and Authority -- Ch. 3. Don't Be Greedy -- Ch. 4. Net Curtains and Back Gardens: Dublin c. 1994 -- Ch. 5. Public and Private in Dublin: An Overview -- Ch. 6. The Mammy Is the Heart of the Family -- Ch. 7. He's Another Child Really -- Ch. 8. Oh, I Couldn't Say That: Intimacy and Marriage in Dublin -- Ch. 9. Conclusion: Marriage in Private and Public.
Subject Urban anthropology -- Ireland -- Dublin.
City and town life -- Ireland -- Dublin.
Working class families -- Ireland -- Dublin.
Families -- Religious aspects -- Catholic Church.
Work and family -- Ireland -- Dublin.
Interpersonal relations and culture -- Ireland -- Dublin.
Dublin (Ireland) -- Social life and customs.
ISBN 089789636X (alk. paper)
089789636X : No price