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New technologies and creative practices in teaching groupwork
(Whiting and Birch, 2017-04-01)
This paper introduces the use of new technologies and creative practices in teaching groupwork within two applied Irish postgraduate MA courses (Social Work and Community Development). By reflecting on experiences of ...
Echanges épistolaires Echanges épistolaires en anthropologie : l'enquête Harvard-Irlande/ Letters in anthropological research: the Harvard-Irish Survey (1930-1936)
This article examines a selection of the professional and private letters associated with the social anthropology strand of the Harvard-Irish Survey (1930-1936). These research letters contribute to the historiography of ...
Family and Community: (Re)Telling Our Own Story
The contribution of family, kin and community relations to sustaining a rural way of life was the primary focus of Arensberg and Kimball's anthropological study of Irish families in the 1930s, published as Family and ...
Forgetting and Remembering: Place and Space in the work of Yvonne Cullivan
(Department of the Environment, Community and Local Government, IRELAND, 2011)
Gender, Power and Property: In my own right . The Rural Economy Development Programme (REDP) Working Paper Series
(Rural Economy Development Programme, 2013-11)
Women on farms in Ireland are a subject of feminist analysis for five decades. Salient themes are the constraints of patriarchal agriculture (O'Hara 1997; Shortall, 2004), the invisibility of women's farm work (Viney 1968; ...
Those Letters Keep Me Going: tracing resilience processes in US soldier to sweet heart war correspondences, 1942-1945
[no abstract available]
Strategies of Resilience: co-operation in Irish Farming
Ireland's family farming heritage holds crucial elements of rural sustainability - established networks of social support; cultural traditions resourcing ethno-industries such as tourism and craft; and localised human-ecological ...
Understanding and facilitating farmers adoption of technologies
This article describes an initiative designed to improve the effectiveness of the Teagasc technology transfer process. This is an important component of improving innovation on farms.
Revisiting and Reframing the Anthropological Archive: the Harvard-Irish Survey (1930-1936)
We consider a methodological opportunity when revisiting classical anthropological studies, namely the social anthropological archive of the Harvard-Irish Survey (1930-1936). A gift of the Irish field diaries of Conrad ...