The lost generation of mother and baby homes

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dc.contributor.author O'Brien, Valerie
dc.date.accessioned 2011-07-25T13:36:28Z
dc.date.available 2011-07-25T13:36:28Z
dc.date.issued 2010-11-06
dc.identifier.citation Nenagh Guardian en
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10197/3039
dc.description.abstract In the wake of the Ryan and Murphy report, many previously untold stories about life in Ireland have got told. The telling of these stories has brought great relief to many but it has also presented difficulties. Telling secrets can be difficult but can also allow us to move. Holding secrets can give us a breathing space, can make other things possible but the holding can also come at a great cost. The time has now come for some of the 'secrets' in terms of women's experiences of mother and baby homes and the adoption of children from Ireland to America to be told. en
dc.description.sponsorship Not applicable en
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dc.format.mimetype application/pdf
dc.language.iso en en
dc.publisher Nenagh Guardian en
dc.subject Mother and baby homes en
dc.subject Adoption en
dc.subject Search and reunion en
dc.subject Irish American adoptions en
dc.subject.lcsh Church work with unmarried mothers--Ireland en
dc.subject.lcsh Institutional care--Ireland en
dc.subject.lcsh Intercountry adoption--Ireland en
dc.subject.lcsh Intercountry adoption--America en
dc.title The lost generation of mother and baby homes en
dc.type Contribution to Newspaper/Magazine en
dc.internal.availability Full text available en
dc.status Not peer reviewed en
dc.identifier.issue Saturday, November 06, 2010 en
dc.identifier.startpage TX26 en
dc.neeo.contributor O'Brien|Valerie|aut| en


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