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Product Description: "Opposing Viewpoints: The Republican Party: Opposing Viewpoints is the leading source for libraries and classrooms in need of current-issue materials. The viewpoints are selected from a wide range of highly respected sources and publications"--
By Noah Berlatsky (editor)

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9780333689363, titled "Instability and Conflict in the Middle East: People, Petroleum, and Security Threats" | Palgrave Macmillan, June 1, 1997, cover price $219.00 | also contains Instability and Conflict in the Middle East: People, Petroleum, and Security Threats | About this edition: The present book is about instability and conflict in the Middle East at a time when many still believe that peace between the Arabs and Israel will bring an end to all problems in the region.
9780333689431, titled "Catholic Nationalism in the Irish Revival: A Study of Canon Sheehan, 1852-1913" | Palgrave Macmillan, June 1, 1997, cover price $189.00 | also contains Catholic Nationalism in the Irish Revival: A Study of Canon Sheehan, 1852-1913 | About this edition: Canon Sheehan's writings provide valuable insight into Ireland's difficult process of cultural reconstruction after independence.

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9780737772852 | Greenhaven Pr, January 23, 2015, cover price $33.80 | About this edition: "Opposing Viewpoints: The Republican Party: Opposing Viewpoints is the leading source for libraries and classrooms in need of current-issue materials.

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9780737772845 | Greenhaven Pr, January 12, 2015, cover price $48.80 | About this edition: "Opposing Viewpoints: The Republican Party: Opposing Viewpoints is the leading source for libraries and classrooms in need of current-issue materials.

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Product Description: An important part of the national imaginary, Yeat's work has helped to invent the nation of Ireland, while critiquing the modern state that emerged from it's revolutionary period. This study offers a chronological account of Yeat's volumes of poetry, contextualizing and analyzing them in light of Irish cultural and political history...read more

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9781403970589 | Palgrave Macmillan, May 15, 2011, cover price $105.00 | About this edition: An important part of the national imaginary, Yeat's work has helped to invent the nation of Ireland, while critiquing the modern state that emerged from it's revolutionary period.

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Product Description: "An incisive piece of criticism that offers, in an elegant set of readings, new insights into "Ulysses" as an epic of Irish nationhood. It adds significantly to our understanding of how Joyce's "Ulysses," by being national first, is international in the end, by showing how a text produced at a moment of Ireland's achievement of independence can offer a model of new nationhood to the world...read more

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9780813024455 | Univ Pr of Florida, March 1, 2002, cover price $59.95 | About this edition: "An incisive piece of criticism that offers, in an elegant set of readings, new insights into Ulysses as an epic of Irish nationhood.

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9781616101404 | Orange Grove Books, September 24, 2009, cover price $29.50 | About this edition: "An incisive piece of criticism that offers, in an elegant set of readings, new insights into "Ulysses" as an epic of Irish nationhood.

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Product Description: Michael North offers a subtle reading of the issues by linking aesthetic modernism with an attempt in all these writers to resolve basic contradictions in modern liberalism. Though Yeats, Eliot, and Pound certainly attempted to resolve in art problems that could not be resolved in actuality, their very attempt resulted in a politicized aesthetic, one that confessed their inability to do so...read more

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9780521414326 | Cambridge Univ Pr, February 1, 1992, cover price $99.99 | About this edition: Michael North offers a subtle reading of the issues by linking aesthetic modernism with an attempt in all these writers to resolve basic contradictions in modern liberalism.

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9780521102735 | 1 edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, March 12, 2009), cover price $44.99 | About this edition: Michael North offers a subtle reading of the issues by linking aesthetic modernism with an attempt in all these writers to resolve basic contradictions in modern liberalism.

By Leonard Orr (editor)

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9780815631880, titled "Joyce, Imperialmism, & Postcolonialism" | Syracuse Univ Pr, October 30, 2008, cover price $22.95

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Product Description: This collection of essays and reviews by one of Ireland's leading poets and critics moves from assessments of the work of individual poets' work to explorations of broader themes and topics in Irish cultural history.
By Nicholas Allen (editor) and Gerald Dawe

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9781881871521 | Fordham Univ Pr, May 1, 2007, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: This collection of essays and reviews by one of Ireland's leading poets and critics moves from assessments of the work of individual poets' work to explorations of broader themes and topics in Irish cultural history.

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A fascinating and original look at the complex political life of one of the world's most renowned poets.

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9780712665148 | Pimlico, April 1, 2006, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: A fascinating and original look at the complex political life of one of the world's most renowned poets.

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Product Description: The Ireland of Ulysses was still a part of Britain. This book is the first comprehensive, historical study of Joyce's great novel in the context of Anglo-Irish political and cultural relations in the period 1880-1920. The first forty years of Joyce's life also witnessed the emergence of what historians now call English cultural nationalism...read more

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9780198184959 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, July 18, 2002, cover price $215.00 | About this edition: This eminently learned book transforms our understanding of Joyce's Ulysses by placing the novel firmly in the historical context of Anglo-Irish political and cultural relations in the period 1880-1920.

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9780199282036 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, April 7, 2005, cover price $66.00 | About this edition: The Ireland of Ulysses was still a part of Britain.

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Product Description: Ella O'Dwyer has put her life into the shaping of contemporary Ireland. Her book explores, with fascinating intelligence, the sea-change in Irish political thought. Ray Helmick, S.J., Professor of Conflict Resolution, Boston College'Ella O'Dwyer is a brilliant writer and scholar...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780745318622 | Pluto Pr, January 1, 2004, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Ella O'Dwyer has put her life into the shaping of contemporary Ireland.

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Product Description: Provides a new and much needed appraisal of Ireland's engagement with the phenomenon of modernity. The path we have traveled from being a rural-based, religious, traditional, insular country, to a secular, highly prosperous economic hi-tech centre has brought in its wake both problems and advantages...read more
By Eamon Maher (editor)

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9781853906428 | Veritas Pubns, December 15, 2003, cover price $31.95 | About this edition: Provides a new and much needed appraisal of Ireland's engagement with the phenomenon of modernity.

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Product Description: * Lucid and accessible style makes the series appealing to the general reader* Liberally illustrated throughout with stills from the film under discussion.* Collaboration between Cork University Press and the Film Institute of Ireland...read more

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9781859183618 | Cork Univ Pr, September 1, 2003, cover price $10.00 | About this edition: * Lucid and accessible style makes the series appealing to the general reader* Liberally illustrated throughout with stills from the film under discussion.

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Product Description: Standish OíGrady was a major figure of the Irish Literary Revival whose work has received scant attention. The new assessment situates his literary, historical and political writing in its European intellectual context and considers the far-reaching implications of his work for intellectual activity in contemporary Ireland...read more

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9780716527343 | Irish Academic Pr, September 1, 2002, cover price $49.50 | About this edition: Standish OíGrady was a major figure of the Irish Literary Revival whose work has received scant attention.

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9780521804257 | Cambridge Univ Pr, August 1, 2001, cover price $99.99

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9780521009584 | Cambridge Univ Pr, August 1, 2001, cover price $44.99

By Deborah Fleming (editor)

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9780933951884 | Locust Hill Pr, December 1, 2000, cover price $45.00

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Product Description: Levels of education and, consequently, of literacy were low in the Dublin tenements at the beginning of the 20th century, and this facilitated the persistence of an oral tradition which stretched back for thousands of years. This book is an analysis of O'Casey's Abbey plays in the context of the oral culture in which they were set...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780313313035 | Praeger Pub Text, September 30, 2000, cover price $145.00 | About this edition: Levels of education and, consequently, of literacy were low in the Dublin tenements at the beginning of the 20th century, and this facilitated the persistence of an oral tradition which stretched back for thousands of years.

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Product Description: Gestural Politics explores James Joyce s use of parody and humor in his representation of women, gays, and Irish nationalism. Author Christy L. Burns also discusses how Joyce s complex attitude toward parody and stereotyping is related to his aesthetic vision...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780791446133 | State Univ of New York Pr, September 1, 2000, cover price $60.50 | About this edition: Gestural Politics explores James Joyce s use of parody and humor in his representation of women, gays, and Irish nationalism.

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9780791446140 | State Univ of New York Pr, September 1, 2000, cover price $31.95 | About this edition: Gestural Politics explores James Joyce s use of parody and humor in his representation of women, gays, and Irish nationalism.

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Product Description: The Politics of Irish Drama analyzes some twenty-five of the best-known Irish plays from those of Dion Boucicault to Sebastian Barry, including works by Shaw, Yeats, Lady Gregory and Beckett. The book looks at political contexts for these plays and, in arguing for the outward-directed nature of dramatic representation of Ireland, shows Irish drama to be an international as much as national phenomenon...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780521660518 | Cambridge Univ Pr, March 1, 2000, cover price $139.99 | About this edition: The Politics of Irish Drama analyzes some twenty-five of the best-known Irish plays from those of Dion Boucicault to Sebastian Barry, including works by Shaw, Yeats, Lady Gregory and Beckett.

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9780521665360 | Cambridge Univ Pr, March 1, 2000, cover price $54.99 | About this edition: The Politics of Irish Drama analyzes some twenty-five of the best-known Irish plays from those of Dion Boucicault to Sebastian Barry, including works by Shaw, Yeats, Lady Gregory and Beckett.

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Product Description: "For most Joyce readers being Irish means being anti-British, anti-capitalist, anti-upper class, and occasionally even anti-clerical, so we need to be reminded just how political the concerns of Joyce’s characters really were. ...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780813015132 | Univ Pr of Florida, August 1, 1997, cover price $55.00 | About this edition: "For most Joyce readers being Irish means being anti-British, anti-capitalist, anti-upper class, and occasionally even anti-clerical, so we need to be reminded just how political the concerns of Joyce’s characters really were.

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Product Description: Sheehan, a parish priest in County Cork, began writing novels in 1895 to oppose the ideas of the Anglo-Irish Protestants that are now considered the heros of Irish nationalism. He worried about the future of Catholicism in an independent Ireland, encouraged his fellow Catholics to maintain a sense of pride in their religious heritage as the essence of their national identity, laid the foundation for the dominating role of the church in free Ireland, and advocated the isolationism that both the Free State and the Republic adopted...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780312173661 | Palgrave Macmillan, July 1, 1997, cover price $89.95 | About this edition: Sheehan, a parish priest in County Cork, began writing novels in 1895 to oppose the ideas of the Anglo-Irish Protestants that are now considered the heros of Irish nationalism.
9780333689431 | Palgrave Macmillan, June 1, 1997, cover price $189.00 | also contains The Republican Party | About this edition: Canon Sheehan's writings provide valuable insight into Ireland's difficult process of cultural reconstruction after independence.

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Product Description: Marjorie Howes' study is the first sustained attempt to examine Yeats' continuous search for political origins and cultural traditions through the most recent work in postcolonial theory. She explores the complex, often contradictory ways Yeats' politics are refracted through his writing...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780521563628 | Cambridge Univ Pr, January 1, 1997, cover price $67.99 | About this edition: Marjorie Howes' study is the first sustained attempt to examine Yeats' continuous search for political origins and cultural traditions through the most recent work in postcolonial theory.

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Product Description: A study of the work of James Joyce, by feminist scholar Christine Froula, this work is a reading of his critique of the origins and workings of gender in Western culture. It sees Joyce's work as largely self-diagnostic, seeking to discover the masculine psyche of Western culture...read more

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9780231104425 | Columbia Univ Pr, May 1, 1996, cover price $105.00 | About this edition: A study of the work of James Joyce, by feminist scholar Christine Froula, this work is a reading of his critique of the origins and workings of gender in Western culture.

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9780231104432 | Columbia Univ Pr, May 1, 1996, cover price $34.00 | About this edition: Froula argues that James Joyce's modernist portraits of the artist are also portraits of his culture.

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Product Description: There are as many versions of W. B. Yeats as there are readers of his work: he is the poet of totalitarian force for some, the cultural nationalist and agent of decolonization for others; he is the elegist of the Anglo-Irish, yet also the witness of transcendental vision...read more
By Jonathan Allison (editor)

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9780472104451 | Univ of Michigan Pr, April 1, 1996, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: There are as many versions of W.

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Product Description: Modernism has long been seen as either a symptom of decadence or a sign of emancipation. Vivian Heller argues that Joyce's writing cannot be categorized as either decadent or emancipatory because it is predicated on the dialectical intimacy of these two terms...read more

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9780252021893 | Univ of Illinois Pr, March 1, 1996, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Modernism has long been seen as either a symptom of decadence or a sign of emancipation.

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