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Published: 27 April 2014

208 Pages

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780199679386

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Ireland in Official Print Culture, 1800-1850

Niall Ó Ciosáin

  • Analyses official reports as a fundamental source for the economic, social, and cultural history of nineteenth-century Ireland
  • Evaluates social policy in episodes such as the Great Famine
  • Traces the production, dissemination, and reception of some of the reports published by the state in the nineteenth century; in effect offering a book history of the state
  • Offers a detailed ethnography of some of the fundamental social values of nineteenth-century Irish society