An Irish Empire: Aspects of Ireland and the British Empire (Studies in Imperalism)

3 avg rating
( 1 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780719038730: An Irish Empire: Aspects of Ireland and the British Empire (Studies in Imperalism)
View all copies of this ISBN edition:
 
 

This volume explores aspects of the experience of Ireland and Irish people within the British Empire and addresses a central concern of modern Irish scholarship. Much academic writing about Ireland, its history and culture is dominated by the vocabulary of imperialism. Engels described Ireland as England's first colony. Contemporary observers frequently characterize it as having a post-colonial society. Ireland, on the other hand, was also part of the metropolitan core of the Empire and supplied many of its soldiers, settlers and administrators. The paradox that Ireland was both "imperial" and "colonial" lies at the heart of this book which includes studies of Irish service in the Empire as well as the impact of imperial concerns in Ireland. Concentrating on the period since the mid-19th century, the scope of the volume is broad. Popular culture, sport and film are investigated, as well as business history and the military and political "sinews of Empire". The book should be of particular value to institutions teaching Irish and British history to degree level and the growing number of Irish studies courses being offered in Great Britain and North America.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

Buy Used View Book
List Price: US$ 79.95
US$ 44.26

Convert currency

Shipping: US$ 19.53
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.

Destination, rates & speeds

Add to Basket

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Published by Manchester Univ Pr (1996)
ISBN 10: 0719038731 ISBN 13: 9780719038730
Used Hardcover First Edition Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
PKRD
(Cardiff, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Manchester Univ Pr, 1996. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Included. 1st Edition. No damage or markings to book and only very light wear to dust jacket. First edition hardback 1996, 1st impression. Fast dispatch from UK seller. Seller Inventory # 06202

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy Used
US$ 44.26
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 19.53
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

2.

Jeffery, Keith
Published by Manchester Univ Pr
ISBN 10: 0719038731 ISBN 13: 9780719038730
Used Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Phatpocket Limited
(Waltham Abbey, HERTS, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Manchester Univ Pr. Condition: Very Good. Used - Very Good. Ex-library, but has been well cared for. Seller Inventory # Z1-H-008-01354

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy Used
US$ 56.87
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 7.80
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

3.

Keith Jeffery
Published by Manchester Univ Pr (1996)
ISBN 10: 0719038731 ISBN 13: 9780719038730
Used Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Better World Books
(Mishawaka, IN, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Manchester Univ Pr, 1996. Condition: Good. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Seller Inventory # GRP26213759

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy Used
US$ 75.14
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

4.

Jeffery, Keith (Ed.)
Published by Manchester University Press, Manchester (1996)
ISBN 10: 0719038731 ISBN 13: 9780719038730
Used Hardcover First Edition Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Dublin Bookbrowsers
(Dublin, NONE, Ireland)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Manchester University Press, Manchester, 1996. Hard Cover. Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. First Edition. Pp.xi, 224. Scarce. Size: 8vo. Seller Inventory # 017000

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy Used
US$ 112.09
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 11.91
From Ireland to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

5.

Various authors: Edited by Keith Jeffery
Published by Manchester University Press (1996)
ISBN 10: 0719038731 ISBN 13: 9780719038730
Used Hardcover First Edition Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Rodney Rogers
(Shrewsbury, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Manchester University Press, 1996. Hardcover. Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. First edition. Red cover with gold lettering to spine, in original pictorial dust-jacket. 160 x 240 x 23mm. (xi) + 224pp. Contains chapters by eight different authors - see our photos for details. With list of contributors, chapter notes, and index. Minor bump to cover at top of spine; jacket is apparently faded on the spine (though so regularly that it may be a matter of the original design); otherwise cover and jacket show no major blemishes, and internally the pages are spotless. Scarce. NB: An extra shipping charge may be requested for heavier or more valuable items. All our 'Seller Images' show the actual item you will receive. Seller Inventory # 000352

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy Used
US$ 107.29
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 16.98
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds