Paperback 384pp Illustrated
9780415346689   Product Code: 21530
This guide to key debates in Irish Studies tells the story of the island from prehistory until 1921 and the subsequent separate development of Ireland and Northern Ireland with their substantial differences. The material is arranged in twelve chapters focusing on aspects including physical geography, religion, international relations and economic systems. Each chapter ends with prompts for further reading and a selection of essay questions to encourage students to formulate their own response to the material presented.