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Letters of the Catholic Poor
Language: en
Pages: 313
Authors: Lindsey Earner-Byrne
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-01-11 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

A pioneering new 'history from below' of Irish poverty told through the letters of the Catholic poor in Independent Ireland.
English Catholics and the Education of the Poor, 1847–1902
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Eric G Tenbus
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-10-06 - Publisher: Routledge

Filling an important gap in the historiography of Victorian Britain, this book examines the English Catholic Church's efforts during the second half of the nineteenth century to provide elementary education for Catholics.
Crusade, Heresy and Inquisition in the Lands of the Crown of Aragon, c. 1167-1276
Language: en
Pages: 264
Authors: Damian Smith
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-05-20 - Publisher: BRILL

Damian J. Smith here provides the first full account of the combined influence of crusade, heresy and inquisition in and about the lands of the Crown of Aragon until the death of James I of Conqueror in 1276.
Irish women and the creation of modern Catholicism, 1850–1950
Language: en
Pages: 264
Authors: Cara Delay
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-03-26 - Publisher: Manchester University Press

This is the first book-length study to investigate the place of lay Catholic women in modern Irish history. It analyses the intersections of gender, class and religion by exploring the roles that middle-class, working-class and rural poor women played in the evolution of Irish Catholicism and thus the creation of
Women, Crime and Punishment in Ireland
Language: en
Pages: 330
Authors: Elaine Farrell
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-10 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Focusing on women's relationships, life-circumstances and agency, Elaine Farrell reveals the voices, emotions and decisions of incarcerated women and those affected by their imprisonment, offering an intimate insight into their experiences of the criminal justice system across urban and rural post-Famine Ireland.