Welsh women only received the right to inherit under king Henry II of England — Go behind the gates with the new Guinness Brewery Tour. She tells of the day she spoke as a young girl of her desire to become a lawyer: 'The first to say, "You can't because you are a woman; no one belonging to you is in the law," was the parish priest who weekly shared a whiskey with my father. That caring for children was the role of the women is stated by ancient authors. There were three kinds of marriage: that in which the woman brought more than the man, that in which both brought about equal amounts and finally that in which the woman brought less. Fun, fun, fun, eh?
Iron Age "Celts": Sex and Gender
Screen Name Selection. Brush up on the history of sexuality in Ireland What is it about the Irish and sex? Well, yes. In Ireland , Celtic culture remained dominant for even longer. Recent research has cast doubt on the significance of these ancient authors' statements. A Friday roundup of the latest exclusive offers and competitions, and a sneak preview of what's coming up over the weekend in The Irish Times.