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Youth policy, civil society and the modern Irish state

Fred Powell, Martin Geoghegan, and Scanlon f

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780719083532
eISBN:
9781781706268
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719083532.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

The symbolic and material treatment of youth by Irish society in general, and the institutions of Church, State and civil society more specifically, reflect broad social and cultural shifts. In a ... More


Informal education in an historical perspective: between an instrument of social education and a socioeducational practice

Filip Coussée and Tony Jeffs

in Youth participation in Europe: Beyond discourses, practices and realities

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9781447300182
eISBN:
9781447307792
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447300182.003.0004
Subject:
Social Work, Communities and Organizations

Informal education is a contested arena of practice. Across Europe its legal status, methods, degree of professionalisation, level of development and location within the welfare system reveals a very ... More


Building national identity: youth movements and nationalism in twentieth-century Ireland

Fred Powell, Martin Geoghegan, Margaret Scanlon, and Katharina Swirak

in Youth policy, civil society and the modern Irish state

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780719083532
eISBN:
9781781706268
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719083532.003.0005
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

Chapter 4 examines the emergence of a number of nationalist youth movements in Ireland at the beginning of the 20th century. We look at how these organisations set out to engender a sense of national ... More


Constructing imperial man: uniformed youth movements in Britain and Ireland

Fred Powell, Martin Geoghegan, Margaret Scanlon, and Katharina Swirak

in Youth policy, civil society and the modern Irish state

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780719083532
eISBN:
9781781706268
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719083532.003.0004
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

In this chapter we chart the early history of uniformed youth movements (e.g. Boy Scouts, Boys Brigade), focusing in particular on explanations as to why they emerged and flourished at the end of the ... More


Remoralising working-class youth: women, religion and morality in nineteenth and early twentieth-century Ireland

Fred Powell, Martin Geoghegan, Margaret Scanlon, and Katharina Swirak

in Youth policy, civil society and the modern Irish state

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780719083532
eISBN:
9781781706268
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719083532.003.0003
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

This chapter considers the emergence of a number of voluntary organisations for women in the course of the 19th and early 20th century. It focuses in particular on the role of these organisations in ... More


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