Amongst Women Summary
John McGahern

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Amongst Women Summary

The tensions in Amongst Women are written against the backdrop of a small farm in rural Ireland in a time when patriarchy ruled the family unit. Fortunes were only made away from home and life on the farm was harsh. The home was strict, economically run, and religiously observant.

Throughout the book, the central character, Michael Moran is primarily referred to as either Moran or Daddy. This shows his formal place...

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