Outsiders inside : whiteness, place, and Irish women / Bronwen Walter.

"Outsiders Inside explores the themes of displacement and the meanings of home for these women and their descendants. This work juxtaposes the visibility of Irish women in the United States with their marginalization in Britain. Bronwen Walter challenges linear notions of migration and assimila...

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Main Author: Walter, Bronwen
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: New York : Routledge, 2001.
Series:Gender, racism, ethnicity.
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Table of Contents:
  • Book Cover; Title; Contents; List of plates; List of figures; Acknowledgements; Introduction; Diaspora: key concepts and contexts; Outside the Pale: Irish women in the United States of America; Inside the Pale: constructions of Irish women's place in Britain; Material lives in Britain: geographical contexts of settlement and work; Everyday encounters: lived realities of racialisation in post-war Britain; Meanings of home: identities and belonging; Doubled relationships of displacement and placement: Irish women in Bolton; Conclusion; Bibliography; Index