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Becoming conspicuous

Aoife EibhliМЃn Bhreatnach

Becoming conspicuous

Irish travellers, society and the state, 1922-70

by Aoife EibhliМЃn Bhreatnach

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Published by De Montfort University in Leicester .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Thesis (Ph.D) - De Montfort University, Leicester 2003.

StatementAoife Eibhlín Bhreatnach.
ContributionsDe Montfort University.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15512533M

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Becoming Conspicuous examines the circumstances that have shaped expressions of anti-Traveler prejudice, thus demonstrating some of the social implications of the evolution of urban and rural landscapes in twentieth-century Ireland.

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