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  • Consuming Behaviours Ireland 1922-1960 

    PORTER, JOHN HUGH (Trinity College Dublin. School of Histories & Humanities. Discipline of History, 2019)
    This thesis addresses consuming behaviours in Ireland 1922-1960. Few works have previously addressed the history of consumption in twentieth century Ireland, and this work aims to redress this lacuna. Consuming behaviours ...
  • Growing up in Ireland: Constructions of Gender and Childhood 1800-1860 

    HATFIELD, MARY (Trinity College Dublin. School of Histories & Humanities. Discipline of History, 2018)
    This thesis examines cultural constructions of childhood and the experiences of children in Ireland from 1800 to 1860. At the beginning of the nineteenth century childhood was a fluid concept with a variety of meanings and ...
  • Justice for all? Access by ethnic groups to the English royal courts in Ireland, 1252-1318 

    HEWER, STEPHEN (Trinity College Dublin. School of Histories & Humanities. Discipline of History, 2018)
    The notion that all Gaelic people were immediately and ipso facto denied access to the royal courts in Ireland, upon the advent of the English in c.1169, has become so established in the national consciousness of Ireland ...
  • Kingship, lordship, and resistance: a study of power in eleventh- and twelfth-century Ireland 

    MULHAIRE, RONAN JOSPEH (Trinity College Dublin. School of Histories & Humanities. Discipline of History, 2020)
    This thesis starts from the premise that historians of medieval Ireland have interpreted 'power' in a very narrow way. Engagement with the rich corpus of international literature on power reveals the sheer complexity and ...
  • Parliament and Community: Theory and Practice in the Insular World, c.1399-c.1460 

    KILGALLON, LYNN (Trinity College Dublin. School of Histories & Humanities. Discipline of History, 2019)
    This thesis presents a comparative study of the communitarian language and ideas which underpinned parliamentary institutions in English Ireland and Scotland from c.1399 - c.1460. Recent years have seen a proliferation of ...
  • A Rage Without a Home: toryism in Restoration Ireland 

    FURLONG, STEPHEN HENRY (Trinity College Dublin. School of Histories & Humanities. Discipline of History, 2018)
    The present work is a study of toryism and rappareeism, especially with regards to their place in public discourse, between the years 1660 and 1695, encompassing Restoration Ireland, the War of the Two Kings and the initial ...
  • Teaching the nation's past: Irish history in secondary schools, 1924-1969 

    MAC GEARAILT, COLM (Trinity College Dublin. School of Histories & Humanities. Discipline of History, 2019)
    This thesis considers the teaching of Irish history in Irish secondary schools post-Independence. It analyses the version(s) of the past set for study, taught in schools, and learned by students in the Irish Free State and ...
  • Wealth, Violance and Status: Lay and Ecclesiastical Élites in the Middle Loire Valley, c. 850- c. 1150 

    Ó SÚILLEABHÁIN, NIALL (Trinity College Dublin. School of Histories & Humanities. Discipline of History, 2020)
    Interpretations of the period following the disintegration of the Carolingian empire in Western Europe at the end of the ninth century have long divided historians, between those who believe a violent rupture in political ...