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Paisley and Trouble

Steve Bruce

in Paisley: Religion and Politics in Northern Ireland

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780199281022
eISBN:
9780191712760
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199281022.003.0007
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

Many critics blame Paisley for the Troubles. He has been accused of serious crime, incitement, and creating a climate conducive to terrorism. This chapter considers the evidence against Paisley, ... More


The mental health impact of the Troubles, 2000–2015

David Bolton

in Conflict, Peace and Mental Health: Addressing the Consequences of Conflict and Trauma in Northern Ireland

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780719090998
eISBN:
9781526128546
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719090998.003.0006
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

Following on from Chapter 4, this Chapter explores the development of the understanding of the impact of the violence in Northern Ireland from the period following the Belfast Agreement in April ... More


Public Controversy and Intellectual Dissent, 1949–72

Robert Tobin

in The Minority Voice: Hubert Butler and Southern Irish Protestantism, 1900-1991

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199641567
eISBN:
9780191738418
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199641567.003.0006
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This chapter addresses the conservatism that continued to dominate Irish society during the 1950s and the shift that began to take place in the course of the 1960s. It assesses Butler's efforts to ... More


The mental health impact of the Troubles, 1969–1999

David Bolton

in Conflict, Peace and Mental Health: Addressing the Consequences of Conflict and Trauma in Northern Ireland

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780719090998
eISBN:
9781526128546
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719090998.003.0005
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

This Chapter is the first of two that describe efforts to understand the mental health and related impacts of the conflict in Northern Ireland, often referred to as The Troubles. The Chapter covers ... More


Journalists, the Northern Ireland ‘Troubles’ and the Politics of Memoir-Writing

Stephen Hopkins

in The Politics of Memoir and the Northern Ireland Conflict

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9781846319426
eISBN:
9781781381076
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846319426.003.0009
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This chapter analyses the memoirs written by a number of print and broadcast journalists, who have reported from Northern Ireland during the violent conflict of the Troubles. The chapter interprets ... More


Restored Forgetting: The Short Twentieth Century

Guy Beiner

in Forgetful Remembrance: Social Forgetting and Vernacular Historiography of a Rebellion in Ulster

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
November 2018
ISBN:
9780198749356
eISBN:
9780191813467
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198749356.003.0007
Subject:
History, Cultural History, Historiography

Social forgetting is reinforced by prohibitions on memories that do not correspond to the official ethos. Following Partition, the unionist state in Northern Ireland effectively proscribed ... More


The Legacy of Fear in Northern Ireland

Rachel Monaghan

in The Political Psychology of Terrorism Fears

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199925926
eISBN:
9780199380664
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199925926.003.0008
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

Northern Ireland has experienced a prolonged period of terrorism and political violence in which more than 3600 people were killed and 100,000 injured. Despite much progress including a political ... More


Introduction: ‘Religion from Rome, Politics from Home’?

Margaret M. Scull

in The Catholic Church and the Northern Ireland Troubles, 1968-1998

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
October 2019
ISBN:
9780198843214
eISBN:
9780191879081
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198843214.003.0007
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History, History of Religion

The introduction positions this book within the context of the existing historiography and provides a succinct survey of the various approaches previously employed to present and explain the ... More


Contemporary Irish republicanism since 1998: the Shinners1

Paddy Hoey

in Shinners, Dissos and Dissenters: Irish republican media activism since the Good Friday Agreement

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781526114242
eISBN:
9781526136091
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526114242.003.0002
Subject:
Sociology, Politics, Social Movements and Social Change

Borrowing on a tradition of radical journalism dating back more than 200 years, modern Irish republicans, in particular, Sinn Féin, have used activist media to articulate their ideological since the ... More


British questions

Geoffrey Bell

in The Northern Ireland Troubles in Britain: Impacts, engagements, legacies and memories

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780719096310
eISBN:
9781526120809
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719096310.003.0006
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This chapter revisits a series of interviews conducted with leading British politicians in 1991 for the Channel Four documentary Pack Up the Troubles. Drawing on material not used in the final ... More


The Catholic Church and the Northern Ireland Troubles, 1968-1998

Margaret M. Scull

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
October 2019
ISBN:
9780198843214
eISBN:
9780191879081
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198843214.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History, History of Religion

This book evaluates the role of the Catholic Church in mediating conflict situations, with the Northern Ireland ‘Troubles’ acting as a case study. Until surprisingly recently the only accounts of the ... More


Introduction

Adrian Millar

in Socio-ideological Fantasy and the Northern Ireland Conflict: The Other Side

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719066962
eISBN:
9781781701515
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719066962.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This book asks why the conflict (‘the Troubles’) in Northern Ireland endures and argues that the reason for this is the function of the unconscious in the reproduction of antagonism and communal ... More


‘I got shot through the head with an Armalite round’1

Ted Aubertin

in The Northern Ireland Troubles in Britain: Impacts, engagements, legacies and memories

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780719096310
eISBN:
9781526120809
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719096310.003.0003
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

Personal testimony of a British soldier injured during the Troubles.


Sport on a Partitioned Island: 1920 to the New Millennium

Paul Rouse

in Sport and Ireland: A History

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780198745907
eISBN:
9780191808685
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198745907.003.0005
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History, Social History

By the new millennium sport was a ubiquitous presence in Ireland. It was a significant economic enterprise in its own right and its political importance was obvious in the manner in which it was ... More


Paramilitary loyalism: Identity and change

Richard Reed

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780719095306
eISBN:
9781781708682
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719095306.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Conflict Politics and Policy

Sixteen years have passed since the signing of the Good Friday Agreement closed a chapter on Northern Ireland’s tragic past. But not everyone has moved on as far as the architects of peace would have ... More


Catholic-Christian identity and modern Irish poetry

Bernard O’Donoghue

in Irish Catholic Identities

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780719097317
eISBN:
9781781708569
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719097317.003.0021
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

The idea of the transcendent, the relationship between time and eternity, between the numinous and the immanent is a central theme in the poetry of many contemporary Irish writers. But in many ... More


Inventing the Myth: Political Passions and the Ulster Protestant Imagination

Connal Parr

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780198791591
eISBN:
9780191833953
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198791591.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature, Drama

This book approaches Ulster Protestantism through its theatrical and cultural intersection with politics, re-establishing a forgotten history and engaging with contemporary debates. Anchored by the ... More


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