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Scotch-Irish Identity and Attitudes to Home Rule

Lindsey Flewelling

in Two Irelands Beyond the Sea: Ulster Unionism and America, 1880-1920

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781786940452
eISBN:
9781789629361
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781786940452.003.0004
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This chapter surveys the immigration and identity formation of the Scotch-Irish in America during the nineteenth century. Two ethnic organizations, the Scotch-Irish Society of America and the Loyal ... More


Conclusion

Fergus Campbell

in Land and Revolution: Nationalist Politics in the West of Ireland 1891-1921

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780199273249
eISBN:
9780191706387
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199273249.003.0008
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

Between 1879 and 1923, Ireland experienced two revolutions. The first — beginning with the Land War in 1879 and, arguably, not ending until 1984 when the Land Commission suspended its activities — ... More


Precarious Childhood in Post-Independence Ireland

Moira J. Maguire

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719080814
eISBN:
9781781702604
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719080814.001.0001
Subject:
History, Social History

This study reveals the desperate plight of the poor, neglected, illegitimate and abused children in an Irish society that claimed to ‘cherish’ and hold them sacred, but in fact marginalized and ... More


Fianna Fáil and Irish Political Studies

RICHARD DUNPHY

in The Making of Fianna Fáil Power in Ireland 1923–1948

Published in print:
1995
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198204749
eISBN:
9780191676383
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198204749.003.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

Fianna Fáil has held governmental office for almost two-thirds of the life of independent Irish state, and has been able to draw support from all social strata conveying the impression that it is ... More


Economic progress and political pragmatism, 1957–63

J. H. Whyte

in A New History of Ireland Volume VII: Ireland 1921-84

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198217527
eISBN:
9780191678240
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198217527.003.0011
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

The years 1916–1921 might seem the most important watershed in Irish history: but though they transformed the country politically, they did remarkably little to remould the social, cultural, and ... More


Introduction

Moira Maguire

in Precarious Childhood in Post-Independence Ireland

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719080814
eISBN:
9781781702604
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719080814.003.0001
Subject:
History, Social History

This book speaks for historical actors who formed a large sector of the Irish population but who have not been noted or have been marginalized in the historical record. It examines the plight of ... More


Synge and Edwardian Theatre

Adrian Frazier

in Synge and Edwardian Ireland

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199609888
eISBN:
9780191731778
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199609888.003.0005
Subject:
Literature, Drama, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

While the plays of J. M. Synge are normally seen in the context of the ‘Irish dramatic revival,’ or the Abbey Theatre in Dublin, this chapter relates them to a wider spectrum of theatrical ... More


The Fuidir: the Half-Free in Ireland

T. M. CHARLES-EDWARDS

in Early Irish and Welsh Kinship

Published in print:
1993
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198201038
eISBN:
9780191674808
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198201038.003.0008
Subject:
History, British and Irish Medieval History, Social History

This chapter examines the status of the fuidir. The fuidir stands inside two principal frontier zones of early Irish society, the zone of the half-free lying between the free and the unfree and the ... More


The trembling sod: Ireland in 1169

F. J. BYRNE

in A New History of Ireland: Volume II, Medieval Ireland 1169–1534

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199539703
eISBN:
9780191701184
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199539703.003.0002
Subject:
History, British and Irish Medieval History

This chapter discusses the following: disorder in early medieval Europe; tribal anarchy; kingship and authority; the high-kingship; the collapse of Meath; provincial partitions; the ‘feudalization’ ... More


Introduction

Ann Andrews

in Newspapers and Newsmakers: The Dublin Nationalist Press in the Mid-Nineteenth Century

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9781781381427
eISBN:
9781781382165
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781781381427.003.0005
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History

This introduction places Irish society and the development of the Dublin nationalist press in the context of the Protestant Ascendancy and the 1800 Act of Union. It focuses on what Theobald Wolfe ... More


Kildare Place and the Irish Georgian Society, 1957–8

Erika Hanna

in Modern Dublin: Urban Change and the Irish Past, 1957-1973

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199680450
eISBN:
9780191760303
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199680450.003.0004
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

Chapter Three first studies the debates which surrounded the future of the Royal Hospital Kilmainham in the mid-1950s and then goes on to discuss the first high-profile controversy regarding the ... More


“A Lengthening Chain in the Shape of Memories”: The Irish and Southern Culture

William R Ferris

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/9781617037986.003.0002
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

This chapter examines the ways in which the Irish have influenced southern culture. The author cites the affecting familial correspondence of his Irish ancestors in Mississippi as well as the deep ... More


The NILP in retreat, 1969–72

Aaron Edwards

in A History of the Northern Ireland Labour Party: Democratic Socialism and Sectarianism

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719078743
eISBN:
9781781702390
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719078743.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, UK Politics

This chapter demonstrates the crisis of the Northern Ireland Labour Party (NILP). As increasing numbers of Protestant and Catholic workers became unionised they flocked to the burgeoning ranks of the ... More


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

Enda Delaney

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

Between the foundation of the new Irish state in 1921–22 and the early 1970s approximately one-and-a-half million people left independent Ireland, the vast majority travelling to Britain. This book ... More


Material Culture and Social Politics, 1964–73

Erika Hanna

in Modern Dublin: Urban Change and the Irish Past, 1957-1973

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199680450
eISBN:
9780191760303
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199680450.003.0007
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

Chapter 6 discusses efforts to preserve the former Gardiner area of the north city. Focusing on the Irish Georgian Society’s campaign in and around Mountjoy Square, and Uinseann MacEoin’s properties ... More


Identity Parades: Northern Irish Culture and Dissident Subjects

Richard Kirkland

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853236269
eISBN:
9781846313318
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846313318
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This book investigates of the role and importance of identity politics in modern Northern Irish society. Through a discussion of the kinds of texts that are often overlooked in analyses of culture in ... More


The United Irish Society in Disarray

in Wolfe Tone: Second Edition

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846318078
eISBN:
9781846317774
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846317774.019
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This chapter focuses on the United Irish Society's loss of direction and disintegration during the spring and summer of 1793. It discusses the conflict between William Drennan and Theobald Wolfe Tone ... More


The Political Economy of the Irish Welfare State: Church, State and Capital

Fred Powell

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9781447332916
eISBN:
9781447332930
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447332916.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Social Policy

This book analyzes the changing shape of Irish society over the hundred years since the 1916 rising, arguing that there are distinctive master patterns that characterize its development of a welfare ... More


Introduction: Peacebuilding in Northern Ireland

Maria Power

in Building Peace in Northern Ireland

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846316593
eISBN:
9781846316739
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846316739.001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This book investigates the various forms of peacebuilding in Northern Ireland and the governmental initiatives that have tried to support it from the 1970s to the present day. It concentrates on ... More


Conclusion

Virginia Crossman

in Poverty and the Poor Law in Ireland 1850-1914

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9781846319419
eISBN:
9781781381014
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846319419.003.0009
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

The conclusion summarises the main findings of the study: that the administration of the poor law reflected the culture and values of Irish society; that many of the assumptions commonly made ... More


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