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  • Proclamation of the Irish Republic

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    RAÚL MUÑOZ RODRÍGUEZ CORREO - E: irokuoiraul@yahoo.es rmunoz62@alumno.uned.es COMMENTARY TEXT Proclamation of the Irish Republic, 24 April 1916 “Proclamation of the Irish Republic” was one of the more important aspects in the Easter Rising. It´s a historic – circumstantial text. In order to maintain secrecy the Proclamation of the Irish Republic was printed out on a hand press a few hours before the Rising. It was produced in two sections and due to the shortage of lettering, the

  • Culture And Culture Of Ireland

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    INTRO This paper will take a look into the culture of Ireland by taking a look at the five characteristics of culture. The first section will cover the history of Ireland to illustrate the connection of a country’s struggle and their learned culture. I will attempt to communicate some of the key aspects that connect an individual culture to the region of the world it inhabits in the second section. In the third section, I will discuss the language and art of the land will be discussed to draw lines

  • Northern Ireland

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    caught or punished (Graham). After several years of fighting Jack Holland expressed what he was witnessing as “there has already been much crying about Northern Ireland” (Holland 1). Even the governments were aiming their weapons at each other. The Irish Republic Army killed a British soldier, creating a substantial amount of tension between the two countries (De Breadun). When the end neared, Ulster Defense Association ceased to be an armed paramilitary group. They had been responsible for many deaths

  • Guest Of Nation By Frank O Connor

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    Student’s name Professor Course Date “Guest of Nation” –The imprisoned Guest The short story portrays how two Englishmen who were held by the Irish Republic Army as captives. This story is divided into four sections; every section addresses a different tone. In the first paragraph of the story ‘Guest of Nation’ captors become friends and the lines of duty, humanitarianism and sympathy are blurred. However, even though these lines become blurred in the end hostages remain hostages

  • The Lack Of Positive Peace

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    of Northern Irish society in terms of an integrated vision off Ireland. In this context, Gatlung’s positive peace process must include aspects of religious, cultural, economic, and civilian rights for Catholics in a primarily protestant culture. This defines some of the superficialities of the GFA as a legislative and institutional agreement, which do not reflect a more positive long-term peace process that integrates Protestant and Catholic Irish into a more homogenous form of Irish identity. More

  • Protestant Propaganda

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    shamrocks, beer, and strife. The source of the bitterness behind this conflict began centuries ago, when Britain came over and forced Protestantism on the Irish Catholic inhabitants. For this reason there has always been an animosity between the Protestants and the Irish Catholics. The island is broken up into two distinct regions. The Republic of Ireland consists of twenty-six counties, which make up the southern

  • Essay on The Easter Uprising of 1916

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    the Act of Union of 1801: the Irish parliament voted itself out of existence and England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales were formally politically unified for the first time” (Hegarty 2). Around the time of the First World War, Ireland began

  • The Catholic Church in Developing the Identity of The Republic of Ireland

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    The Republic of Ireland cannot be adequately examined without including the large role played by the Catholic Church in political development and policy making. The Catholic Church has validated itself as an influential institution since the Norman invasion of Ireland in 1169. The original intent of the invasion served to spread the papacy, and with Ireland, the Church would come to achieve arguably the most Catholic country to exist in the world. The Republic of Ireland evolved through many centuries

  • A Developed Country As The Most Socially Progressive States

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    Also, I would prefer to focus on a developed country as the most socially progressive states have the most influence in the global market and are often compared with the United States. Ireland, an island of 27000 square miles and a population of 4.6 million is ranked 6th in HDI as of 2014, proves to have a high degree of development, on par with Germany and ahead of the US (at 8th). This is reflected in Ireland’s healthy social progress and economic efficiency. The GDP per capita is ~$45,000 with

  • What in your view was the short term significance of Michael Collins history coursework

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    was the short term significance of Michael Collins? Michael Collins played a major part in Ireland’s History, in the years 1916-23. He had a short but political life where he had increasingly been involved in events such as the Easter Rising, Anglo-Irish War, Treaty Negotiations and the Civil War. Although he was only active over a relatively short period of time, his significance in such events was profound. His public image changed throughout the years, from one of the UKs most wanted men to a reasonable

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