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Ulster Unionism and the Peace Process in Northern Ireland


Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Christopher Farrington
    Pages 1-13
  3. Christopher Farrington
    Pages 14-47
  4. Christopher Farrington
    Pages 85-119
  5. Christopher Farrington
    Pages 120-149
  6. Christopher Farrington
    Pages 150-181
  7. Christopher Farrington
    Pages 182-189
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 190-214

About this book


The politics of Ulster Unionism is central to the success or failure of any political settlement in Northern Ireland. This book examines the relationship between Ulster Unionism and the peace process in reference to these questions.


desegregation government nationalism Political Parties politics

Authors and affiliations

  1. 1.School of Politics and International RelationsUniversity College DublinIreland

About the authors

CHRISTOPHER FARRINGTON is a Government of Ireland Postdoctoral Fellow in the Department of Politics, University College Dublin, Republic of Ireland, funded by the Irish Research Council for the Humanities and Social Sciences. He has previously been a Research Fellow in the School of Politics and International Studies, Queen's University Belfast.

Bibliographic information


'...a very well-researched and detailed piece of work, it is also well written and commendably readable...provides a considerable contribution to the analysis of the unionist position within the Northern Ireland peace process.' - James Condren, Political Studies Review