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Sport and the Irish : histories, identities, issues

Author: Alan Bairner
Publisher: Dublin : University College Dublin Press, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Focusing on the extent to which sport plays a part in the construction of Irishness, this book also makes a contribution to more general debates about the evolution of Ireland and the Irish as well  Read more...

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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Sport and the Irish.
Dublin : University College Dublin Press, 2005
(OCoLC)609227517
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alan Bairner
ISBN: 190455833X 9781904558330
OCLC Number: 57576846
Description: xiii, 288 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Sport and Ireland in 1881 / Paul Rouse --
The early years of Gaelic football and the role of cricket in county Westmeath / Tom Hunt --
Rugby's imperial connections, domestic politics and colonial tours to Ireland before 1914 / Neal Garnham --
The Irish free state and aonach tailteann / Mike Cronin --
Aonach tailteann, the Irish press and gendered symbols of national identity in the 1920s and 1930s / Louise Ryan --
Gaelic games and the Irish immigrant experience in Boston / Paul Darby --
Rugby union and national identity politics / Jason Tuck --
Sport, identity and Irish nationalism in northern Ireland / David Hassan --
Northern Catholic fans of the republic of Ireland soccer team / Gareth Fulton --
Sport, Irishness and Ulster unionism / Alan Bairner --
Football supporters, rivalry and protestant fragmentation in northern Ireland / Jonathan Magee --
The migration of sporting labour into Ireland / Thomas Carter --
Some reflections on women's sports in Ireland /Katie Liston --
Sport, leisure and territory in Belfast / Peter Shirlow --
Sport and community relations in northern Ireland and Israel / John Sugden.
Responsibility: edited by Alan Bairner.

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