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    Socio-Economic Practices of Resilience in Ireland


    Dagg, Jennifer and Gray, Jane (2016) Socio-Economic Practices of Resilience in Ireland. Working Paper. NIRSA - National Institute for Regional and Spatial Analysis. (Unpublished)

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    Abstract

    This working paper is a qualitative analysis of socio-economic practices of resilience in Irish households. It was produced as the Irish national report for Work Package 4 (D4.19) within the FP7 Project, ‘RESCuE: Patterns of resilience during socio-economic crisis among households in Europe.’ The paper includes an overview of the socio-economic characteristics of participating households in Ireland. It discusses the narratives of hardship provided by Irish participants and considers the varying practices adopted within households to cope with hardship. It concludes with an analysis of the degrees of hardship and forms of resilience experienced and displayed across different household types, and discusses some of the limitations of the concept of resilience.

    Item Type: Monograph (Working Paper)
    Keywords: Socio-Economic Practices; Resilience in Ireland;
    Academic Unit: Faculty of Social Sciences > Research Institutes > National Institute for Regional and Spatial analysis, NIRSA
    Faculty of Social Sciences > Sociology
    Item ID: 7431
    Identification Number: 81
    Depositing User: Dr. Jane Gray
    Date Deposited: 06 Sep 2016 14:16
    Publisher: NIRSA - National Institute for Regional and Spatial Analysis
    Funders: European Union's Seventh Framework Programme for research, technological development and demonstration under grant agreement number 613245
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