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A smaller social history of ancient Ireland

P. W. Joyce

A smaller social history of ancient Ireland

treating of the government, military system, and law; religion, learning, and art; trades, industries, and commerce; manners, customs, and domestic life, of the ancient Irish people

by P. W. Joyce

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Published by Longmans, Green, & Co in London ; New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ireland -- Civilization.,
  • Ireland -- Social conditions.,
  • Ireland -- Antiquities.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby P. W. Joyce.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxiii, 574 p. :
    Number of Pages574
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23130529M

    A Social History of Ancient Ireland book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. 6 x 9, hardbound two volume set complete, gold stamped /5. In ancient Ireland, though, the woman was free to marry whomever she chose, regardless of her father's wishes. In addition, she was free to divorce her husband whenever she wanted. Whereas in Medieval Europe, women were restricted to being wives, nuns, or whores, in ancient Ireland no trade or craft was barred to them, not even the privileged.

    “The Social History of Ancient Ireland” by P.W. Joyce. The classic work. This is one of the best references sources ever produced on Ireland. This "One treasured set of books brought together all that was known on the subject of ancient Ireland. Every source of information was tapped”. Using archaeological evidence, Laurence Flanagan pieces together the sort of houses they built, the way they cultivated the land, their social and economic systems, and many other aspects of daily life in pre-Celtic Ireland. Combining scholarship with an accessible style, the book provides a unique and fascinating insight into a lost, fabled world.

    The Economic and Social History Society of Ireland was formed in to promote the study of economic and social history in Ireland. The benefits of membership, which include a subscription to the print and electronic versions of Irish Economic and Social History, are detailed at Membership Information. A Smaller Social History of Ancient Ireland (), by P. W. Joyce (illustrated HTML at ) Filed under: Ireland -- Bibliography. Marx and Engels on Ireland: An Annotated Checklist (Bibliographical Series #15; New York: American Institute for Marxist Studies, ), by Ellen Hazelkorn (multiple formats at ).


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[P W Joyce]. A Smaller Social History of Ancient Ireland (Paperback or Softback) by Joyce, P. (Patrick Weston) and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   Joyce was a key cultural figure of his time.

His wide interests included the Irish language, Hiberno-English, music, education, Irish literature and folklore, Irish history and antiquities, place-names and much else.

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The clans and kingdoms had strict social classes. Higher-up Irish nobility sometimes held slaves. The first history of the whole country was the Forus Feasa ar Erinn, or History of Ireland, from the most ancient times to the Anglo-Norman invasion, writtcn by Dr.

Geoffrey Keating of Tubbrid in Tipperary, a Catholic priest: died Keahug was deeply versed in the ancient language and literature of Ireland; and his history, though. In P.W.

Joyce's A Smaller Social History of Ancient Ireland he tells how the Sidhe of Cruachan opened on Samhain and a crowd of horrible goblins rushed out, along with a flock of copper-red birds who were led by a monstrous three-headed vulture.

This book is an abridgement of that author’s larger work A social history of ancient Ireland, though both are of inestimable value to the serious student. The early medieval history of Ireland, often called Early Christian Ireland, spans the 5th to 8th centuries, from the gradual emergence out of the protohistoric period (Ogham inscriptions in Primitive Irish, mentions in Greco-Roman ethnography) to the beginning of the Viking period notably includes the Hiberno-Scottish mission of Christianised Ireland to regions of.

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