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A history of Irish emigrant and missionary education

by Daniel Murphy

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Published by Four Courts Pres in Dublin, Ireland, Portland, Ore .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Missions -- Educational work -- History.,
  • Missions, Irish -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 531-542) and index.

    StatementDaniel Murphy.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBV2630 .M87 2000
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxx, 574 p. ;
    Number of Pages574
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3964642M
    ISBN 101851825223
    LC Control Number2001269411
    OCLC/WorldCa44993305

    "Emigration is as Irish as Cathleen Ni Houlihan's harp, yet it is only since the s and the generation of Edna O'Brien that Irish writers have written about the subject at first hand.   On the eve of the American Civil War million Irish-born people were living in the United States. The majority had emigrated to the major industrialized cities of the North; New York alone was home to more than , Irish, one in four of the total population. The research for this book Brand: The History Press.

    An Irish Emigrant Writes to Relatives in County Donegal. In this letter to relatives back home in County Donegal, William Dever describes some of the obstacles faced by . Education, University of Western Australia, assesses this study as `an outstanding contribution to scholarly research on the history of Irish emigrant and missionary education'. He does not exaggerate. Not the least of its merits is an underlying theme that asserts that true pluralism is achieved in education.

    Many Irish Americans do cook some of the dishes that make up the distinctive Irish cuisine, which is frequently served in Irish restaurants and pubs throughout America. There is a good market for the many shops in America that sell such Irish favorites as rashers (bacon), bangers (sausages), black and white pudding, and soda bread.   The goal of “cherishing all the children of the nation equally” was sadly lacking in the field of education, except for a brief period almost midway through the ensuing century.


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