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Essays in the History of Irish Education

Editors: Walsh, Brendan (Ed.)

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This book provides a complete overview of the development of education in Ireland including the complex issue of how religion can coexist with education and how a national identity can be aided through Irish language teaching. It also offers a comprehensive exploration of the development, issues, challenges and future of education in Ireland within the context of historical studies. 

About the authors

Brendan Walsh is a research fellow at Dublin City University, Ireland in The Centre for Evaluation, Quality and Inspection (EQI) Dublin. He is currently researching the relationship between Irish schools and the British Armed Forces in the nineteenth and early twentieth century and writing a history of secondary schooling in Ireland.

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“For anyone interested in gaining an understanding of Irish education this is an invaluable Book … . as a way into exploring many untapped areas of Irish history, and as opening up potentially new avenues for further historical enquiry, this book fulfils its aims admirably.” (John Howlett, History of Education, Vol. 47 (4), August, 2017)

Table of contents (14 chapters)

Table of contents (14 chapters)

Buy this book

eBook $109.00
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Essays in the History of Irish Education
Editors
  • Brendan Walsh
Copyright
2016
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s)
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-51482-0
DOI
10.1057/978-1-137-51482-0
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-51481-3
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVII, 393
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