Chapter 29. Politics in Ireland

  1. Chris Williams
  1. Christine Kinealy

Published Online: 26 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470997147.ch30

A Companion to Nineteenth-Century Britain

A Companion to Nineteenth-Century Britain

How to Cite

Kinealy, C. (2004) Politics in Ireland, in A Companion to Nineteenth-Century Britain (ed C. Williams), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470997147.ch30

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631225799

Online ISBN: 9780470997147

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Keywords:

  • nineteenth-century irish politics;
  • political developments;
  • political affiliations;
  • political participation;
  • nationalist politics

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Historiography

  • Partition and History in Northern Ireland

  • The 1798 Uprising

  • The Act of Union

  • Catholics and Nationalists: Heroes or Nationalist Hagiography?

  • Orangeism and the Growth of Unionism

  • The Orange Order

  • Ireland and Empire

  • Conclusion