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The Irish question.

The Irish question.

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Published by Holmes McDougall in Edinburgh .
Written in English


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ContributionsSchools Council., Schools Council. History 13-16 Project.
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Open LibraryOL15171820M
ISBN 10071571922X

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From to the Irish Question was the most emotional and divisive issue in British politics. It pitted Westminster politicians, anti-Catholic British public opinion, and Irish Protestant and Presbyterian champions of the Union against the determination of Ireland's large Catholic majority to obtain civil rights, economic justice, and cultural and political independence.

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The Irish Question was a phrase used mainly by members of the British ruling classes from the early 19th century until the s. It was used to describe Irish nationalism and the calls for Irish independence. The phrase came to prominence as a result of the Acts of Union which merged the Kingdom of Ireland with the Kingdom of Great Britain to create the United Kingdom of Great Britain.

Ireland and the Irish Question book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers/5. McGahern’s book remains both an indictment of the failures of Irish independence and a celebration of Ireland’s distinctiveness.

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Michael Coffey received his B.A. in English at the University of Notre Dame and an M.A. from Leeds University in Anglo-Irish Literature.

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The legend of Lake Serbonis, told by Herodotus and repeated in Milton’s Paradise Lost, described a quicksand-like morass, on which many sought to stand but “where armies whole have sunk”. Try as. The Irish Question is customarily spoken of in the past tense and it is true that the Anglo-Irish Treaty of marked the ending of an age.

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Usually, however, it refers to the period between andwhen Ireland was formally a part of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland. Foster, he says, has been as influential on his thinking — certainly on the question of Irishness — as Yeats.

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