History of Mod Ireland Part II: 1845 to 1922

SAME AS V57.0183.

Examines the period from the Act of Union between Great Britain and Ireland to the achievement of partial independence in 1922. Topics covered include the Union and its aftermath; the growth of nationalism in 19th-century Ireland; the Great Famine of 1845-1851 and its long-term economic, social, and political consequences; the shaping of modern Ireland; Fenianism and the Land War; the Irish cultural revival; the policy of Home Rule and Unionist reaction; the 1916 Rising; and the War of Independence.

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Term Section Instructor Schedule Location

Spring 2019

Barry McCarron
MW: 4:55 PM - 6:10 PM ERIN 102