Ireland and Empire
Colonial Legacies in Irish History and Culture
By (author) Stephen Howe
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Ireland and Empire by Stephen Howe
Book DescriptionA growing band of historians, political commentators, and cultural critics has sought to analyse Ireland'past and present in colonial terms. For some, including Irish Republicans, it is the only proper framework for understanding Ireland. Others reject the very use of the colonial label for Ireland's history; while using the term for the present arouses outrage, especially amongst Ulster Unionists. This book evaluates and analyses these controversies, ranging from debates over the ancient and medieval past to those in current literary and postcolonial theory. Scholarly, at times polemical, it is the most comprehensive study of these themes ever to appear, and will undoubtedly stimulate discussion for years to come.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780198208259
(242mm x 161mm x 23mm)
Imprint: Oxford University Press
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publish Date: 6-Apr-2000
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
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Ireland and Empire, Paperback (January 2002)
A growing band of historians, political commentators, and cultural critics has sought to analyze Ireland's past and present in colonial terms. This book explores these controversies, ranging from debates over the ancient and medieval past to those in current literary and postcolonial theory.
Anticolonialism in British Politics, Hardback (November 1993)» View all books by Stephen Howe
A full scholarly study of British anticolonialism. The text evaluates the changing ways in which, arising out of the experience of Empire and decolonization, more general ideas about imperialism, nationalism, and underdevelopment were developed during the years 1918-1964.
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