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Class Transformation and Trends in Social Fluidity in the Republic of Ireland 1973–94

Richard Layte and Christopher T. Whelan

in Social Mobility in Europe

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
November 2004
ISBN:
9780199258451
eISBN:
9780191601491
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199258457.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

The Irish case provides a particularly appropriate test of the consequences for social mobility of economic growth and, in particular, of the hypothesis of increasing merit selection. This is so not ... More


The languages of the island of Ireland, 1922–2004

Tony Crowley

in Wars of Words: The Politics of Language in Ireland 1537-2004

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780199273430
eISBN:
9780191706202
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199273430.003.0007
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

This chapter examines the history of the languages of Ireland after Partition. In Ireland, the policies of the Gaelic League and other revivalists were implemented by the Government in education and ... More


Wars of Words: The Politics of Language in Ireland 1537-2004

Tony Crowley

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780199273430
eISBN:
9780191706202
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199273430.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

This book studies the politics of language in Ireland during the colonial and post-colonial periods. Beginning with the Tudors and ending with recent language legislation in Ireland and Northern ... More


The two economies in Ireland in the twentieth century

D. S. Johnson and Liam Kennedy

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/9780198217527.003.0017
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

In relation to the Irish Free State, later the Republic of Ireland, the general conclusion reached in this chapter may be briefly stated: assessed relative to Europe, which seems the appropriate ... More


The north erupts, and Ireland enters Europe, 1968–72

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/9780198217527.003.0013
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

In the Republic of Ireland, the best word to describe the years 1968–1972 is ‘chequered’. Under Jack Lynch, who succeeded to the leadership on Seán Lemass's retirement as taoiseach in 1966, the ... More


Land and people, c. 1983

Desmond A. Gillmor

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/9780198217527.003.0016
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

Irish land was put to predominantly pastoral use in the early 1980s, as it had been, except under abnormal circumstances, since clearance of the natural forests. The agrarian landscape of the early ... More


Emigration and immigration in the twentieth century: an overview

J. J. Sexton

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/9780198217527.003.0026
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

The recession of the early 1980s caused emigration from the Republic of Ireland to reemerge, gradually at first, but on an increasing scale as the decade progressed. The annual average net outflow ... 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


Conclusion

Iseult Honohan and Nathalie Rougier

in Tolerance and Diversity In Ireland, North and South

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780719097201
eISBN:
9781526103994
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719097201.003.0015
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

The conclusion draws out some comparisons and contrasts between the preceding chapters, and between the responses to the various challenges that have arisen in Ireland, North and South in order to ... More


World Jury Systems

Neil Vidmar (ed.)

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780198298564
eISBN:
9780191705236
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198298564.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Comparative Law, Legal Profession and Ethics

The jury system that evolved in England, and rightfully viewed as a milestone in the development of modern notions of procedural justice, was seen as a ‘right of Englishmen’ and transported to its ... More


The British dimension: the Anglo-Irish Agreement of 1985 to the Good Friday Agreement

in A Tragedy of Errors: The Government and Misgovernment of Northern Ireland

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846310645
eISBN:
9781846312519
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846312519.005
Subject:
Political Science, UK Politics

This chapter traces the events and factors that lead to the signing of the Anglo-Irish Agreement of 1985 and to the Good Friday Agreement and the consequences that surrounds them. In 1985, sixty ... More


Reconciliation, rights, and protests, 1963–8

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/9780198217527.003.0012
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

Relations between Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland were distant in the early years of the period covered in the book. On becoming taoiseach in 1959, Seán Lemass had tried to improve ... More


Health impact assessment in the island of Ireland

Owen Metcalfe, Claire Higgins, and Teresa Lavin

in Health Impact Assessment: Past Achievement, Current Understanding, and Future Progress

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199656011
eISBN:
9780191748028
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199656011.003.0014
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This chapter considers the development of HIA on the island of Ireland over a 10 year period. While not a statutory requirement in either jurisdiction, HIA has received some support across national ... More


The Distribution of Wealth in Some Contemporary Economies

Henry Phelps Brown

in Egalitarianism and the Generation of Inequality

Published in print:
1988
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198286486
eISBN:
9780191596773
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198286481.003.0014
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare

The first section of the chapter summarizes the arguments of R. H. Tawney and C. A. R. Crosland against great (inherited) wealth––as opposed to great earnings (income)––and confronts the paradox that ... More


The Irish Anti-Partition League: possibilities and pitfalls, 1945–49

Christopher Norton

in The politics of constitutional nationalism in Northern Ireland, 1932-1970: Between grievance and reconciliation

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780719059032
eISBN:
9781781706763
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719059032.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, UK Politics

This chapter examines the context in which constitutional nationalists abandoned parliamentary abstentionism and took their seats at Stormont and Westminster. The impact of the return of a Labour ... More


The ‘five techniques’, intelligence and security in Northern Ireland

Samantha Newbery

in Interrogation, intelligence and security: Controversial British Techniques

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780719091483
eISBN:
9781781708552
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719091483.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, Conflict Politics and Policy

Chapter five completes the book’s account of the Northern Ireland example by analysing the remaining results that followed the use of the ‘five techniques’ there. Divergent opinions on whether ... More


Schools and the Politics of Religion and Diversity in the Republic of Ireland: Separate But Equal?

Karin Fischer

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780719091964
eISBN:
9781526115379
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719091964.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Education

Separate but equal? Schools and the politics of religion and diversity in the Republic of Ireland focuses on the historical and current place of religion in the Irish education system from the ... More


Health Impact Assessment and policy development: The Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland

Monica O'Mullane

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780719091933
eISBN:
9781781708446
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719091933.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

Health Impact Assessment (HIA) is a policy-support instrument and approach that seeks to assess the health impacts of projects, programmes and policies on population health. It has been endorsed at ... More


Health Impact Assessment: Conceptual roots and public policy

Monica O’Mullane

in Health Impact Assessment and policy development: The Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780719091933
eISBN:
9781781708446
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719091933.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

This chapter provides the conceptual basis for the book. A presentation and description of HIA's conceptual roots is necessary when examining the use of HIA in public policy. Such conceptual roots ... More


Introduction

Monica O’Mullane

in Health Impact Assessment and policy development: The Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780719091933
eISBN:
9781781708446
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719091933.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

This introduction chapter outlines the subject and purpose of the book, namely how Health Impact Assessment (HIA), as a policy-support instrument has been used in the Republic of Ireland and Northern ... More


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