Ireland in 60's and 70's?

Growing up in Ireland during 60s and 70s? What was the experience of growing up in Ireland during the 1960s and 1970s? How did the people handle their lives, dreams, education, health care, meeting people and treating people. Assume that wages were lower too. What type of jobs did people do without the presence of big corporations.

Asked By: Karen - 1/12/2008
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Ireland was a Grim Place everybody was very Poor and a lot of People were basically Starving,but things were slowly starting to get better for them. There was more People working on Farms and the Farms were mostly small Holdings. In the Cities all the Work was done Manually mostly without Modern Conveniences, Hence... More
Answered By: janus - 1/12/2008
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coal mining
Answered By: Ross F - 1/12/2008
Electricity's there, Television was just coming in in 60's so that made a difference, radio was there obviously, less health care and they mainly worked in factories and industries eg coal mining and not at desks like nowadays... More
Answered By: Blonde-Thoughts - 1/12/2008
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