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Introduction Union and separation

David Edwards

in The Scots In Early Stuart Ireland: Union and separation in two kingdoms

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780719097218
eISBN:
9781526104472
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719097218.003.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

Studies of the three kingdoms have focussed chiefly on how between 1603-49 the realms of Scotland and Ireland inter-related with the major realm, of England. Though such studies have enriched the ... More


Scottish officials and secular government in early Stuart Ireland1

David Edwards

in The Scots In Early Stuart Ireland: Union and separation in two kingdoms

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780719097218
eISBN:
9781526104472
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719097218.003.0002
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

With the emergence of ‘New British History’ in the 1990s historians began to look afresh at the growing Scottish presence in Ulster and other parts of Ireland in the early seventeenth century. Paying ... More


Introduction: Gendering the Agenda

Lynn Abrams

in Gender in Scottish History Since 1700

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780748617609
eISBN:
9780748672172
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748617609.003.0001
Subject:
History, Social History

This chapter introduces the reader to ways in which gender history and women's history have the potential to shift the agenda. It briefly surveys the breadth of research on women's and gender history ... More


‘Scottish peers’ in seventeenth-century Ireland

Jane Ohlmeyer

in The Scots In Early Stuart Ireland: Union and separation in two kingdoms

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780719097218
eISBN:
9781526104472
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719097218.003.0003
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

Focusing on the uppermost tier of Scots who gained land and titles in Ireland from the plantations and crown favour, this essay explores the extent to which the ‘Scottish peers’ and their families ... More


Scottish settlement and society in Plantation Ulster, 1610–40

William Roulston

in The Scots In Early Stuart Ireland: Union and separation in two kingdoms

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780719097218
eISBN:
9781526104472
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719097218.003.0004
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

Through political lobbying and royal favour the plantation scheme was intended almost exclusively to reward English-born servitors and to ‘civilise’ Ulster through anglicising it was transformed into ... More


The Scots as Ancient and Free: ‘Proto-Fordun’, ‘Veremundus’ and the Creation of Scottish History

Dauvit Broun

in Scottish Independence and the Idea of Britain: From the Picts to Alexander III

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748623600
eISBN:
9780748653416
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748623600.003.0033
Subject:
Society and Culture, Scottish Studies

This chapter traces Scottish history by looking at lost texts belonging to the synthesis identified as proto-Fordun. It includes those parts of Fordun's chronicle relating to the chronological ... More


Scottish Protestant clergy and the origins of dissent in Ireland

Alan Ford

in The Scots In Early Stuart Ireland: Union and separation in two kingdoms

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780719097218
eISBN:
9781526104472
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719097218.003.0005
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

Historians have traditionally identified Wentworth's viceroyalty (1633-41) as the point when the majority of Scottish Protestants in Ireland were reclassified by the government as potential opponents ... More


Scots Catholics in Ulster, 1603–41

Brian Mac Cuarta SJ

in The Scots In Early Stuart Ireland: Union and separation in two kingdoms

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780719097218
eISBN:
9781526104472
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719097218.003.0006
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

The majority of Scottish colonists arriving in Ulster after 1610 were mainly Presbyterians but a sizeable minority were Catholics. Their appearance proved significant both for Catholicism in ... More


The Irish Franciscan mission to the Highlands and Islands

Jason Harris

in The Scots In Early Stuart Ireland: Union and separation in two kingdoms

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780719097218
eISBN:
9781526104472
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719097218.003.0008
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This essay examines the Irish Franciscan mission to the Highlands and Islands from a number of perspectives, ranging from power struggles between Irish and Scottish Catholic exiles on the continent ... More


The Scots of Ireland and the English Republic, 1649–601

Robert Armstrong

in The Scots In Early Stuart Ireland: Union and separation in two kingdoms

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780719097218
eISBN:
9781526104472
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719097218.003.0010
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

It is a measure of the ‘British’ power acquired by the Ulster Scots after 1642 that in 1649 the English parliamentarian forces that had executed Charles I and overthrown the Stuart monarchy feared ... More


The Scottish response to the 1641 rebellion in Connacht: the case of Sir Frederick Hamilton1

Aoife Duignan

in The Scots In Early Stuart Ireland: Union and separation in two kingdoms

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780719097218
eISBN:
9781526104472
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719097218.003.0009
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This essay examines the evidence behind the brutal reputation of Sir Frederick Hamilton. Drawing upon contemporary pamphlet literature, state papers and private correspondence, it suggests his ... More


Introduction

Michael Brown

in The Wars of Scotland 1214–1371

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780748612376
eISBN:
9780748672301
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748612376.003.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Medieval History

This introductory chapter discusses the significance of the period between 1214 and 1371 in Scottish history. Across Western Europe the decades from the mid-thirteenth to the mid-fourteenth century ... More


Confessionalization and clan cohesion: Ireland’s contribution to Scottish Catholic renewal in the seventeenth century*

R. Scott Spurlock

in The Scots In Early Stuart Ireland: Union and separation in two kingdoms

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780719097218
eISBN:
9781526104472
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719097218.003.0007
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

Rather than stemming from Rome the drive for Catholic renewal in Scotland came largely from within the Gaelic Scottish Hebrides and Highlands. This essay explores the key role played by the ... More


Scottish History: The Power of the Past

Edward J Cowan and Richard J Finlay

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748614196
eISBN:
9780748653317
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748614196.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Scottish Studies

This book examines the power of the past upon the present. It shows how generations of Scots have exploited and reshaped history to meet the needs of a series of presents, from the conquest of the ... More


Conclusion: A United Kingdom?

Michael Brown

in The Wars of Scotland 1214–1371

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780748612376
eISBN:
9780748672301
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748612376.003.0017
Subject:
History, British and Irish Medieval History

The years between the mid-thirteenth and mid-fourteenth centuries represented a pivotal period in the history of Scotland. The strengthening of the ideological and material power of the crown and the ... More


Body and Soul Formative Years, 1274–92

Michael Penman

in Robert the Bruce: King of the Scots

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780300148725
eISBN:
9780300209280
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300148725.003.0002
Subject:
History, British and Irish Medieval History

This chapter describes Robert Bruce's early years. Topics covered include his family and childhood; his entry into Edward I's household; and the so-called “Process” of Upsetlington-Norham between 10 ... More


Dead End Vacillation, 1300–6

Michael Penman

in Robert the Bruce: King of the Scots

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780300148725
eISBN:
9780300209280
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300148725.003.0004
Subject:
History, British and Irish Medieval History

This chapter is about events in Robert Bruce's life, 1300–6. These include his continued fight against English occupation of his family's border lands; the end of the First Patriotic War, 1302–4; and ... More


The Scots In Early Stuart Ireland: Union and separation in two kingdoms

Simon Egan and David Edwards (eds)

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780719097218
eISBN:
9781526104472
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719097218.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

Increased Irish-Scottish contact was one of the main consequences of the Ulster plantation (1610), yet it remains under-emphasised in the general accounts of the period. The Scottish involvement in ... More


Nation: Scotland's Son

Justin D. Livingstone

in Livingstone's ‘Lives’: A metabiography of a Victorian icon

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780719095320
eISBN:
9781781707951
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719095320.003.0005
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History

A considerable amount of Livingstone scholarship has been devoted to his Scottish identity and his position within the nation’s social and intellectual history. In keeping with this critical ... More


Conflict Earl of Carrick, 1293–99

Michael Penman

in Robert the Bruce: King of the Scots

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780300148725
eISBN:
9780300209280
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300148725.003.0003
Subject:
History, British and Irish Medieval History

This chapter looks at events in Robert Bruce's life from 1293 to 1299. These include John Balliol's inauguration as king of Scotland in 1292; Wallace's rebellion; and Robert of Carrick's perspective ... More


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