Modern Ireland

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Note: This course is not available for the current semester.

Course No: HIST.3360; Last Offered: Spring 2014;

Course Description

An upper-level course on the history Modern Ireland from the late 18th century to the present, covering the movements for independence in the 19th century, the cultural revival and revolutionary period from the 1890s, the social and economic history of the independent state, and the Celtic Tiger phenomenon of the late 20th century. Key themes include nationalism and identity, colonialism and post-colonialism, religion and repression, emigration and disapora, culture and social life, and changing definitions of Irishness over time.

Prerequisites & Notes

  • Prerequisites: ENGL 1010/1020, HIST 1050 pre
  • Special Notes: Can be used for Gen Ed in History requirement (HS).
  • Credits: 3;

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