University of Trier History of Welfare Seminar. 'The workings of the Poor Law in an Irish industrial city'

Purdue, O. (Invited speaker)

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk


Invited to deliver the paper ‘The most hated and feared institution in Ireland’? The workhouse in the north of Ireland 1860-1921' to the Strangers and Poor People Research Group
PeriodNov 2009
Held atUniversity of Trier, Germany
Degree of RecognitionInternational


  • poverty
  • welfare
  • deviance
  • institutions
  • Ireland