Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation
A New History of Ireland, Volume VIIreland Under the Union, II: 1870-1921$
Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content.

W. E. Vaughan

Print publication date: 2010

Print ISBN-13: 9780199583744

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: March 2012

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199583744.001.0001

Show Summary Details
Page of

PRINTED FROM OXFORD SCHOLARSHIP ONLINE (www.oxfordscholarship.com). (c) Copyright Oxford University Press, 2017. All Rights Reserved. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a PDF of a single chapter of a monograph in OSO for personal use (for details see http://www.oxfordscholarship.com/page/privacy-policy).date: 13 December 2017

Ireland in 1914

Ireland in 1914

Chapter:
(p.145) Chapter VII Ireland in 1914
Source:
A New History of Ireland, Volume VI
Author(s):

L. P. CURTIS, JR

Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199583744.003.0007

This chapter describes the political condition of Ireland in 1914. It explains that during this year, Ireland was a country still seeking a national identity, while deeply divided by issues inherited from a past which always seemed to impinge on the present. During this period, Ireland also hovered on the brink of new departures, whose destinations were obscured by the clouds of war on the continent, the role rhetoric of home rule, and the dust of Ulster Volunteer activities.

Keywords:   political condition, Ireland, national identity, war, home rule, Ulster Volunteer

Oxford Scholarship Online requires a subscription or purchase to access the full text of books within the service. Public users can however freely search the site and view the abstracts and keywords for each book and chapter.

Please, subscribe or login to access full text content.

If you think you should have access to this title, please contact your librarian.

To troubleshoot, please check our FAQs , and if you can't find the answer there, please contact us .