Secondary School Education in Ireland

History, Memories and Life Stories, 1922–1967

  • Tom O’Donoghue
  • Judith Harford

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About this book


Adopting a life story approach, this book explores the memories of those who attended Irish secondary schools prior to 1967. It serves to initiate and enhance the practice of remembering secondary school education amongst those who attended secondary schools not just in Ireland, but around the world.


Britain education higher education history school social history social science sociology

Authors and affiliations

  • Tom O’Donoghue
    • 1
  • Judith Harford
    • 2
  1. 1.The University of Western AustraliaAustralia
  2. 2.University College DublinIreland

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s) 2016
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Education
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-57204-5
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-56080-3
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