The invisible work of women religious: oral histories in Roman convents

Derounian, Flora (2018) The invisible work of women religious: oral histories in Roman convents. Studies: An Irish Quarterly Review, 107 (426). ISSN 0039-3495

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Abstract

This article presents contemporary oral histories collected in Roman convent, focusing on the issue of the work of women religious. Drawing on the work of other scholars of women religious, the article argues that the work of nuns has historically been overlooked.

Item Type: Article
Keywords: Women Religious, Oral History, Catholicism, Work, Women's Work, Italy, Italian History
Schools and Departments: School of English > Sussex Centre for Language Studies
Subjects: B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion
B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > BR Christianity
D History General and Old World > D History (General)
D History General and Old World > D History (General) > D839 Post-war History, 1945 on
D History General and Old World > D History (General) > D900 Europe (General)
D History General and Old World > DG History of Italy
H Social Sciences > HQ The Family. Marriage. Women > HQ1101 Women. Feminism
Depositing User: Flora Derounian
Date Deposited: 24 Sep 2018 09:18
Last Modified: 02 Nov 2018 15:29
URI: http://srodev.sussex.ac.uk/id/eprint/78913

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