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Inventing Irish America

Generation, Class, and Ethnic Identity in a New England City, 1880-1928 (The Irish in America)

by Timothy J. Meagher

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Published by University of Notre Dame Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history: c 1800 to c 1900,
  • American history: from c 1900 -,
  • Cultural studies,
  • Ethnic studies,
  • Ethnography,
  • History of specific racial & ethnic groups,
  • Immigration & emigration,
  • Social History,
  • 20th century,
  • c 1800 to c 1900,
  • Elements In The U.S. Population,
  • Social Stratification,
  • History,
  • Sociology,
  • History: American,
  • Massachusetts,
  • Minority Studies - Ethnic American,
  • United States - Colonial Period,
  • Ethnic Studies - General,
  • United States - State & Local - General,
  • Cultural assimilation,
  • Ethnic identity,
  • Generations,
  • Irish Americans,
  • Worcester

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages523
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9674317M
    ISBN 100268031533
    ISBN 109780268031534

    Inventing Irish America focuses on the cultural transition of Irish Americans from one generation to the next and offers readers new insight into the creation of their identity. By studying one community in generational transition, it sheds new light on all places where ethnic and racial groups struggle to maintain their identities by Brand: Professor Timothy J Meagher. Mar 25,  · Inventing the Irish. By Barry Kennerk. March 24, ; The remains of the Dublin Bread Company, after the Easter Rising in The weeklong rebellion has .

    Jun 30,  · The top twenty books every Irish American should read. Comments. A book, a fire, and a grand cup of tea. From cruel history to Irish “The Encyclopedia of the Irish in America. My old friend Bob Callahan, who passed away in January of , brought out The Big Book of Irish American Culture and edited a sui generis journal called Callahan’s Irish Quarterly (link to information on Bob). There’s even a four-color monthly magazine called Irish America.

    He earned his Ph.D. in at Brown University, and is the author of several works, including The New York Irish and Inventing Irish America: Generation, Class, and Ethnic Identity in a New England City, to , winners of the James Donnelly prize for the Best Book in Irish American history. May 27,  · The 20 Books Every Irish American Should Read by Brigid Cahalan May 27, Image ID: Tom Deignan, writer of the weekly Sidewalks column in the Irish Voice and author of Irish Americans, spoke at the Mid-Manhattan, West New Brighton, and Riverdale libraries last fixdemocracynow.com: Brigid Cahalan.


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