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Published: 23 June 2016

312 Pages


ISBN: 9780198748274

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Uncertain Futures

Essays about the Irish Past for Roy Foster

Edited by Senia Paseta

  • Marks the retirement of Roy Foster from the Carroll Professorship of Irish history at the University of Oxford, and recognises his extraordinary career as a historian, literary critic, and public intellectual
  • Essays contributed by many of Ireland's leading historians as well as by a number of its most promising younger scholars
  • Spans historical, literary, and political issues, so appeals to a broad range of readers
  • Provides useful and fascinating insights into the development of Irish teaching and research during the Troubles, the rise of the Celtic Tiger, and beyond
  • Offers a comprehensive bibliography of Foster's published work