The ‘Local’ Irish in the West of Scotland, 1851–1921

  • Authors
  • Geraldine Vaughan

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
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    Pages 1-16
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    Pages 35-57
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    Pages 58-75
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    Pages 89-106
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    Pages 122-130
  10. Geraldine Vaughan
    Pages 131-134
  11. Back Matter
    Pages 135-151

About this book


Vaughan renews perspectives on the changes brought about by Irish migrant communities in terms of identity, politics and religion. The book examines on the experience of generations of Irish migrants in the West of Scotland from the aftermath of the Great Famine until the creation of the Republic of Ireland.


Modern history migration nationality and identity catholics experience identity Ireland migrant migrants politics religion Scotland

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2013
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Pivot, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave History Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-46070-0
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-32984-4
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