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Economic well-being in the Ballymote rural area: myth and reality
(Irish Province of the Society of Jesus, 1996)
Despite the many negative indicators such as falling population and high emigration which are characteristic of the Northwest, the town of Ballymote appears to be booming. In explaining this apparent contradiction, ...
Causes and consequences of fertility decline
(De Gruyter Open, 1993)
While there is widespread concern throughout Europe during the current period of economic recession with high levels of unemployment and the recent upsurge in refugee movements associated with the serious ethnic conflict ...
Beyond economics: redefining development
(De Gruyter Open, 1992)
Since the short-lived interlude of impressive growth and prosperity in the 1970s, the dual scourges of involuntary emigration and high unemployment have returned to plague Irish society. Having increasingly become part ...
Impact of crime on the rural elderly
(Irish Medical Organisation, 1990-03)
Two hundred and seven persons over 65 years of age were interviewed to determine the impact of crime on their lives. The setting was during a much publicised series of assaults on the rural elderly in their homes. Seventy ...
Low growth, falling competitiveness and high unemployment as Europe approaches the 21st century
(De Gruyter Open, 1994)
The European Council, at its meeting in Copenhagen in June 1993, reaffirmed the growth initiatives endorsed in Edinburgh the previous December and at the ECOFIN meeting in April 1993. The conclusions of the European Council ...
Military participation and moral authority: women's political participation in Nicaragua, 1975-1995
(Women's Studies Centre, University College Galway, 1995)
The growth of a dynamic and assertive constituency of women in Nicaragua is inseparable from the most recent phase of 'Sandinismo' in Nicaraguan history. An examination of the complex and ever-changing relationship between ...
Male Autobiography and Cultural Nationalism: John Mitchel and James Clarence Mangan
(Cork University Press, 1992)
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Aithníonn queeróg queeróg eile: Gaeilgeoirí aeracha aontaithe agus gluaiseacht chomhaimseartha na Gaeilge
(Anthropological Association of Ireland, 1998)
Fásann an páipéar seo as staidéar ar “Gaeilgeoirí Aeracha Aontaithe,” grúpa caidrimh do dhaoine homaighnéasacha le suim acu i nGaeilge. Tríd an eagras a shuíomh laistigh de ghluaiseacht chomhaimseartha na Gaeilge, déanaim ...
Can we explain cross-modal representation with neural algorithms alone?: Commentary on Paillard
Recent research in both psychophysics and electrophysiology has revealed a number of examples in which behaviour is guided by (i.e. Spence & Driver, 1996), and brain activity has been argued to correlate with, the formation ...
Irish short films: essential indigenous productions
(ROPES: Review Of Postgraduate Studies, 1995)
Since the emergence of an Irish cinema of national questioning in the mid-1970s, short films have played an important role in Irish film culture. Not only did they offer Irish filmmakers an opportunity to learn their trade ...