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boundary 2 (2018) 45 (1): 231–252.
Published: 01 February 2018
...Michael G. Cronin Sexuality was one of the most intensively, and bitterly, fought-over sites in the struggle for social change in late twentieth-century Ireland. As the 2015 marriage referendum demonstrates, there has been a dramatic transition in the dominant values and mores regulating sexual...
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boundary 2 (2018) 45 (1): 59–90.
Published: 01 February 2018
...). Every item in that prospect was absent in Northern Ireland in the late twentieth century. Unionism enforced the fatal linkage. Yet it could be argued that in the new techno-­state that began to emerge in Britain in the nineteenth century, an almost unconscious dependency upon the state...
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boundary 2 (2010) 37 (2): 1–68.
Published: 01 May 2010
...Joe Cleary One of the most brilliant and controversial critics to emerge in Ireland in the twentieth century, Seamus Deane has produced a significant body of work that traces with insight and verve the development of modern Irish literature from the eighteenth century to the contemporary moment...
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boundary 2 (2004) 31 (1): 207–241.
Published: 01 February 2004
... or economically enforced emigration. Capitalist moder- nity in Ireland, in other words, advanced within a colonial regime under which the country remained the most chronically unstable and rebellious location within the British archipelago from the early modern period until the late twentieth century. Whereas...
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boundary 2 (2018) 45 (1): 135–169.
Published: 01 February 2018
... Ireland in the late twentieth and early twenty-­first century has also become something of a socioeconomic model of peripheral neo- liberal compliance, it has also served as a trial laboratory for new modes of literary and cultural entrepreneurialism. Many of its most distinguished writers now...
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boundary 2 (2004) 31 (1): 93–118.
Published: 01 February 2004
... of anticapitalist arguments advanced in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries by Fintan Lalor and Michael Davitt, but the spe- cific claims advanced by Adams to the effect that Ireland was a victim of ‘‘neo-colonialism’’ are traceable through the Sinn Féin propagandist of the 1960s, Roy Johnston...
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boundary 2 (2021) 48 (1): 139–176.
Published: 01 February 2021
... by documenting their Irish influences and affiliations. How- ever, everywhere outside of Ireland, even Joyce, Yeats, and Beckett are still commonly folded by most departments into British literature, while pre- twentieth-century figures such as Swift or Burke, Edgeworth or Thomas Moore, Wilde or Shaw remain...
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boundary 2 (2004) 31 (1): 271–272.
Published: 01 February 2004
... for the Humanities, the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, and the Guggenheim Foundation. He is currently writing a book on Irish nationalism and the discourse of ‘‘race’’ in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. Kevin Whelan is professor and Michael J. Smurfit Director...
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boundary 2 (2022) 49 (2): 315–328.
Published: 01 May 2022
... of the writing is, for Deane, in many ways that of the nation: “Ireland's great destiny, once thought to be for better or worse exceptional, was essentially to be unexceptional. Born into strangeness as a lamentably backward or commendably romantic outlier to English modernity, twentieth-century Ireland had...
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boundary 2 (2018) 45 (1): 111–134.
Published: 01 February 2018
.... London: Routledge. Cairns, David, and Shaun Richards. 1988. Writing Ireland: Colonialism, Nationalism and Culture. Manchester: Manchester University Press. Cleary, Joe. 2009. “Distress Signals: Seán Ó Faoláin and the Fate of TwentiethCentury Irish Literature.” Field Day Review 5: 49...
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boundary 2 (2000) 27 (2): 21–44.
Published: 01 May 2000
..., social, and cultural life. Terry Byrne writes, ‘‘Ireland may be said to be an emergent nation; after centuries of domination by its neighbor, it fought its way to independence only to plunge into self-imposed isolation...
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boundary 2 (2004) 31 (1): 147–178.
Published: 01 February 2004
... in Our Midst: Middling People, Revolution, and Counter- Revolution in Twentieth-Century Ireland Radharc 2 (November 2001): 35–50, quoted on 38. See also John M. Regan, The Irish Counter-Revolution: Treatyite Politics and Settle- ment in Independent Ireland, 1921–1936 (Dublin: Gill and Macmillan, 1999...
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boundary 2 (2018) 45 (1): 253–272.
Published: 01 February 2018
... twentieth century. 4. Reports of the church’s death may be somewhat exaggerated, given that it still runs 90 percent of Ireland’s state-funded­ schools, which, in the case of oversubscription, 256 boundary 2 / February 2018 faith in the institution certainly but also their deeper existential...
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boundary 2 (2018) 45 (1): 91–110.
Published: 01 February 2018
..., and Liverpool. The bombing of sym- bolic London targets prompted the British creation of the Special Branch and the secret police in Canada. Whelan / 1916 in Ireland 101 However, by the early twentieth century, the IRB had subsided into quiescence: an old...
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boundary 2 (2004) 31 (1): 179–205.
Published: 01 February 2004
... exclusively focused on the south: no effort was made to revise the north. This effect was exag- gerated by its deliberate strategy of excluding twentieth-century history as inappropriate to its methodological procedures. One result was to attenuate the range and quality of public debate in Ireland, north...
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boundary 2 (2018) 45 (1): 181–200.
Published: 01 February 2018
...” is bomb-­like—the past threatens to explode in the present. 2. The cottage is in Northern Ireland, complicating analysis of the economic crash in the Republic of Ireland. Nevertheless, Antoin Murphy notes, “Northern Ireland has suf- fered many of the consequences of the Republic’s financial crisis...
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boundary 2 (2004) 31 (1): 49–71.
Published: 01 February 2004
... The major program to build institutions to house the mentally ill in Ireland in the first half of the nineteenth century cannot be directly attrib- uted to the effects of 1798, but one of the most frequently recorded reasons for admissions to lunatic asylums in this period was trauma related to war. Post...
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boundary 2 (2004) 31 (1): 243–265.
Published: 01 February 2004
... of Ireland and Irishness added a new dimension to this complex relationship between Irish and American moder- nity.48 American popular culture retained a hold over the Irish imagination, through the twentieth century, despite opposition in the form of censure or overt censorship. Dick’s films explore...
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boundary 2 (2004) 31 (1): 1–23.
Published: 01 February 2004
... (1839), in which they both agreed that, in Beaumont’s words, ‘‘the Protestant aristocracy which in England is the very heart of all political powers, seems in Ireland to be their cancer30 Tocqueville’s version was that the aristocracy in England ‘‘has for centuries given the English one of the best...
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boundary 2 (2004) 31 (1): 25–47.
Published: 01 February 2004
... societies in Ireland persisted into the twentieth century, informing the attitudes of even official authorities. As Captain Hugh B. C. Pollard, a member of the staff of the Chief of Police at Dublin Castle, expressed it in the 1920s, the Enlightenment principles of the United Irishmen ‘‘in the Presbyte...