Nationalism in Northern Ireland from partition to the Belfast agreement.
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Published by Institute for British-Irish Studies, University College Dublin in Dublin .
Written in English


  • Nationalism -- Northern Ireland.,
  • Northern Ireland -- Politics and government.

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Edition Notes

SeriesThe path to peace : negotiating and implementing the Belfast agreement -- no.1, IBIS working paper -- no.29, Working papers in British-Irish Studies -- no.29, 2003.
ContributionsMallon, Seamus., Phoenix, Eamon., Institute for British-Irish Studies., Co-operation Ireland.
The Physical Object
Pagination9 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16399644M

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