Princeton History of Modern Ireland

Editors: Bourke, Richard and McBride, Ian
Publication Year: 2016
Publisher: Princeton University Press

Single-User Purchase Price: $56.00
Unlimited-User Purchase Price: $84.00
ISBN: 978-0-69-115406-0
Category: History - Europe -- History
Image Count: 9
Book Status: Available
Table of Contents

This book brings together some of todays most exciting scholars of Irish history to chart the pivotal events in the history of modern Ireland while providing fresh perspectives on topics ranging from colonialism and nationalism to political violence, famine, emigration, and feminism.

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Table of Contents

  • Acknowledgments
  • Contributors
  • Maps
  • INTRODUCTION - Richard Bourke
  • PART 1 NARRATIVE and EVENTS
  • 1. CONQUEST, CIVILIZATION, COLONIZATION: IRELAND, 1540–1660 - Jane Ohlmeyer
  • 2. ASCENDANCY IRELAND, 1660–1800 - Ultán Gillen
  • 3. IRELAND UNDER THE UNION, 1801–1922 - John Bew
  • 4. INDEPENDENT IRELAND - Fearghal McGarry
  • 5. NORTHERN IRELAND SINCE 1920 - Niall Ó Dochartaigh
  • 6. TWENTY-FIRST-CENTURY IRELAND - Diarmaid Ferriter
  • PART 2 TOPICS, THEMES, and DEVELOPMENTS
  • 7. INTELLECTUAL HISTORY: WILLIAM KING TO EDMUND BURKE - Daniel Carey
  • 8. CULTURAL DEVELOPMENTS: YOUNG IRELAND TO YEATS - David Dwan
  • 9. IRISH MODERNISM AND ITS LEGACIES - Lauren Arrington
  • 10. MEDIA AND CULTURE IN IRELAND, 1960–2008 - Maurice Walsh
  • 11. HISTORIOGRAPHY - Richard Bourke
  • 12. RELIGION - Ian McBride
  • 13. THE IRISH LANGUAGE - Vincent Morley
  • 14. IRELAND AND EMPIRE - Jill C. Bender
  • 15. WOMEN AND GENDER IN MODERN IRELAND - Catriona Kennedy
  • 16. POLITICAL VIOLENCE - Marc Mulholland
  • 17. FAMINE - Ciara Boylan
  • 18. ECONOMY IN INDEPENDENT IRELAND - Andy Bielenberg
  • 19. NATIONALISMS - Matthew Kelly
  • 20. FEMINISM - Maria Luddy
  • 21. DIASPORA - Enda Delaney