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    Women and Madness in Nineteenth-Century Ireland

    Parry, Joanne (1997) Women and Madness in Nineteenth-Century Ireland. Masters thesis, National University of Ireland Maynooth.

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    This thesis aims to examine the experience of women regarding mental disorder in nineteenth-century Ireland. The central argument of this thesis is based on two claims. First, that mental disorder was socially constructed in nineteenth-century Ireland, and second, that the social construction of mental disorder was permeated by gender and other social phenomena .

    Item Type: Thesis (Masters)
    Keywords: Women; Madness; Nineteenth-Century Ireland;
    Academic Unit: Faculty of Arts & Humanities > History
    Item ID: 5166
    Depositing User: IR eTheses
    Date Deposited: 11 Jul 2014 14:25
      Use Licence: This item is available under a Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial Share Alike Licence (CC BY-NC-SA). Details of this licence are available here

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