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作者 Maguire, Moira J
書名 Precarious Childhood in Post-Independence Ireland
出版項 Manchester : Manchester University Press, 2009
國際標準書號 9781847793256 (electronic bk.)
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說明 1 online resource (257 pages)
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附註 9780719080814 -- 9780719080814 -- Copyright -- Contents -- Acknowledgements -- Introduction -- 1 Poverty, family dysfunction, and state provision for neglected children -- 2 Cherished equally? "Outdoor" provision for illegitimate children -- 3 Cherished equally? Institutional provision for illegitimate children -- 4 Legislating care and protection: the Carrigan Committee, the age of consent, and adoption -- 5 The abused child? -- 6 Sanctity of child life? Official responses to infanticide -- 7 Desperate act or wilful choice? Infanticide and unwanted children -- Bibliography -- Index
This book reveals the desperate plight of the poor, neglected, illegitimate, and abused children in an Irish society that claimed to "cherish" and hold them sacred, but in fact marginalized and ignored them
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
鏈接 Print version: Maguire, Moira J. Precarious Childhood in Post-Independence Ireland Manchester : Manchester University Press,c2009 9780719080814
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