Journals Higher Education



Published: 28 February 2018

216 Pages

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9781526114242

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Shinners, Dissos and Dissenters

Irish republican media activism since the Good Friday Agreement

First Edition

Paddy Hoey

Published by Manchester University Press

  • Provides a timely analysis of the development of Sinn Féin, from the political pariahs in 1980s, to the political margins prior to 1998, to the cusp of power in 2017
  • Makes a vital contribution to the analysis of Irish republicanism and the strands ideological thought, including making the vital differentiation between dissidents and dissenters
  • Situates Irish republicanism in global developments in activist media and resists the ghettoisation that is has often suffered from
  • Accessible to the readers outside of the academy thanks to the author>'s background in journalism

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