Changing economic and social worlds of Irish women

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Title: Changing economic and social worlds of Irish women
Authors: Barry, Ursula
Permanent link: http://hdl.handle.net/10197/2043
Date: Mar-2008
Abstract: This chapter analyses the changing social and economic position of Irish women over the two decades from 1990s with a focus on role of women as 'carer-earner'. The position of women in relation to paid employment, unpaid work, income and poverty are explored with particular reference to lone parents and women with disabilities.
Funding Details: Not applicable
Type of material: Book Chapter
Publisher: TASC at New Island Press
Copyright (published version): 2008 TASC
Keywords: Women Ireland economic position social position;Gender Irish labour market poverty care-earner
Subject LCSH: Women--Ireland--Social conditions
Women--Ireland--Economic conditions
Women--Government policy--Ireland
Language: en
Status of Item: Not peer reviewed
Is part of: Barrry, U. (ed.). Where are we now? New feminist perspectives on women in contemporary Ireland
Appears in Collections:Social Policy, Social Work and Social Justice Research Collection

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