Made Holy: Irish Women Religious at Home and Abroad

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Based on their oral testimonies, this book explores the attraction to religious life and experiences therein of over forty Irish nuns. Chiefly, it is a book about identity and an exploration of the ways in which religious women articulate a sense of self. Their accounts provide a means of investigating the disadvantaged position of women in Ireland during a particular period and the decisions some women made in response. Interpreting them as legitimate but overlooked stories of migration, the book probes the wider theme of ...

Made Holy: Irish Women Religious at Home and Abroad 2006, Irish Academic Press, Dublin, Ireland

ISBN-13: 9780716533429

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Made Holy: Irish Women Religious at Home and Abroad 2006, Irish Academic Press, Dublin, Ireland

ISBN-13: 9780716533412

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