Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 March 2014

256 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-3/16 inches

ISBN: 9781846319471

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Homicide in pre-Famine and Famine Ireland


Richard Mc Mahon

Liverpool University Press

  • Provides a quantitative and contextual analysis of homicide in pre-Famine and Famine Ireland.
  • Explores what the history of Irish violence reveals about the wider history of interpersonal violence in Europe and beyond.
  • Challenges the view of 19th-century Ireland as a violent society.

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