Irish feminisms :

past, present and future : essays in honour of Mary Cullen and Margaret Mac Curtain /
edited by Clara Fischer and Mary McAuliffe.
Contributors: Fischer, Clara, 1980- editor.
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Summary:Irish Feminisms: Past, Present and Future is a collection of multi-disciplinary essays from leading academics and activists that interrogates the various waves of Irish feminist activism over the last one hundred years. Emanating from a conference held in 2012, this collection offers snapshots of the many feminist issues, ideas and campaigns that have invigorated, enlivened and challenged Irish society since the early twentieth century. From the first wave suffrage women who fought for an Ireland in which women were to be full and equal citizens, to the third and even fourth wave feminists that campaign for full reproductive rights, this collection provides insightful analyses, from the centre and the margins, of the various feminist battles and backlashes modern Irish society has experienced. This book is essential reading for all those interested in Irish feminist identities, histories, and activism.
Format: BOOK
Language:English
Published / Created: Dublin, Ireland : Arlen House, 2015.
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Notes:Includes bibliographical references and index.

Physical description: 352 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm

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ISBN:9781851321186
1851321187
9781851321247
1851321241
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A33775
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