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    Ireland’s youth – paying the price for their elder’s crisis

    Murphy, Mary P. (2014) Ireland’s youth – paying the price for their elder’s crisis.

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    Irish youth suffer a lethal cocktail of unemployment, emigration, mortgage arrears, welfare cuts and a future weighed down by socialised bank and fiscal deficit debt. This translates into high incidences of mental ill-health, youth suicide and self harm but little visible forms of intergenerational political conflict.

    Item Type: Other
    Keywords: Ireland; Financial Crisis; Austerity; Precarity; Intergenerational Conflict;
    Academic Unit: Faculty of Social Sciences > Sociology
    Item ID: 9061
    Depositing User: Dr. Mary Murphy
    Date Deposited: 06 Dec 2017 15:43
    Journal or Publication Title: Policy Network
    Refereed: Yes
    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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