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Paddy and Paddiette Go to Washington: Race and Transnational Immigration Politics

Jennifer Nugent Duffy

in Who's Your Paddy?: Racial Expectations and the Struggle for Irish American Identity

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814785027
eISBN:
9780814744130
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814785027.003.0006
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

This chapter follows the Irish Lobby for Immigration Reform (ILIR), which organized in December 2005 to “legalize the Irish,” maintaining that calls for a zero tolerance approach to immigration at ... More


The remaking of Irish-america, 1845–80

DAVID NOEL DOYLE

in A New History of Ireland, Volume VI: Ireland Under the Union, II: 1870-1921

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199583744
eISBN:
9780191702365
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199583744.003.0024
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This chapter examines the history of Irish immigration to America during the period from 1845 to 1880, the pattern of which was, during this period, influenced by four major events. These include the ... More


Re-evaluating Irish National Security Policy: Affordable Threats?

Michael Mulqueen

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719080272
eISBN:
9781781702734
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719080272.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

On the afternoon of September 11 2001 the Irish Prime Minister (Taoiseach), Bertie Ahern ordered the ‘heads of the security services of key government departments’ to undertake a complete ... More


Irish Migration to the Colonial South: A Plea for a Forgotten Topic

Patrick Griffin

in Rethinking the Irish in the American South: Beyond Rounders and Reelers

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
March 2014
ISBN:
9781617037986
eISBN:
9781621039525
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781617037986.003.0004
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

This chapter offers a historian’s perspective on Irish migration to the colonial South. It argues that because the Scotch-Irish have been peculiarly lionized within southern culture, as iron-blooded ... More


Conclusion

in Demography, State and Society: Irish Migration to Britain, 1921–1971

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853237358
eISBN:
9781846317651
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846317651.008
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

Migration from rural to urban areas was a feature of the development of most western societies. The economic factors were key factors of Irish migration patterns and trends. In addition, changing ... More


Peace at Almost Any Price, 1846–1866

James W. Sanders

in Irish vs. Yankees: A Social History of the Boston Schools

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
February 2018
ISBN:
9780190681579
eISBN:
9780190681609
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190681579.003.0003
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century, History of Religion

John Fitzpatrick was the third Roman Catholic bishop of Boston. A Boston native and the son of Irish immigrants, he attended public schools, including the prestigious Boston Latin School. He enjoyed ... More


Introduction

Krista Maglen

in The English System: Quarantine, immigration and the making of a Port Sanitary zone

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780719089657
eISBN:
9781781706947
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719089657.003.0001
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

The introduction establishes the central, and heretofore undeveloped, connection in Britain between quarantine as the traditional means of preventing the spread of disease across borders, and the ... More


Frontiers of Labor: Comparative Histories of the United States and Australia

Greg Patmore and Shelton Stromquist (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780252041839
eISBN:
9780252050503
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252041839.001.0001
Subject:
History, Economic History

Australia and the United States have long been recognized as fertile fields for comparative history. Both the United States and the Australian colonies were “frontier societies” with considerable ... More


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