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Title The British Labour Party and twentieth-century Ireland : the cause of Ireland, the cause of Labour / edited by Laurence Marley.
Imprint Manchester : Manchester University Press, 2016.

Subject Labour Party (Great Britain) -- History -- 20th century.
Political parties -- Ireland -- History -- 20th century.
Ireland -- Politics and government -- 1922-
Alt Name Marley, Laurence,
Description 1 online resource
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction / Laurence Marley -- 1. A tangled legacy : the Irish 'inheritance' of British Labour / Gearóid Ó Tuathaigh -- 2. Uneasy transitions : Irish nationalism, the rise of Labour and the Catholic Herald, 1888-1914 / Joan Allen -- 3. British Labour, Belfast and home rule, 1900-14 / Emmet O'Connor -- 4. Labour and Irish revolution : from investigation to deportation / Ivan Gibbons -- 5. British Labour and developments in Ireland in the immediate post-war years / Peter Collins -- 6. 'Where the Tories rule' : Geoffrey Ming MP and partition / Bib Purdie -- 7. The British Labour Party and the tragedy of Northern Ireland Labour / Aaron Edwards -- 8. 'That link must be preserved, but there are other problems' : the British Labour Party and Derry, 1942-62 / Máirtín Ó Catháin -- 9. Reflections on aspects of Labour's policy towards Northern Ireland, 1966-70 : a personal narrative / Kevin McNamara -- 10. The Labour government and police primacy in Northern Ireland, 1974-79 / Stuart C. Aveyard -- 11. Some intellectual origins of the Labour left's thought about Ireland, c.1979-97 / Stephen Howe -- 12. The militant tendency comes to Ireland, c.1969-89 / John Cunningham -- 13. Anglo-Irish diplomatic relations and the British Labour Party, 1981-94 / Melinda Sutton -- 14. Leaving the soundbites at home? Tony Blair, New Labour and Northern Ireland, 1993-2007 / Kevin Bean.
Summary With contributions from a range of distinguished Irish and British scholars, this collection of essays provides a full treatment of the historical relationship between the Labour Party and Ireland in the last century, from Keir Hardie to Tony Blair.
Note Online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed November 4, 2015).
Local Note JOHN CARROLL: JSTOR Books at JSTOR Evidence Based Acquisitions
ISBN 9781784997069 (electronic bk.)
1784997064 (electronic bk.)
9780719096013
0719096014
OCLC # 927296845
Additional Format Print version: British Labour Party and twentieth-century Ireland. Manchester : Manchester University Press, 2016 0719096014 9780719096013 (OCoLC)916737147.