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The Non‐Religious Background to Religious Reform in Ireland 1770–1850

Nigel Yates

in The Religious Condition of Ireland 1770-1850

Published in print February 2006 | ISBN: 9780199242382
Published online May 2006 | e-ISBN: 9780191603815 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/0199242380.003.0002
The Non‐Religious Background to Religious Reform in Ireland 1770–1850

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This chapter looks at economic, political, and social developments in Ireland that had an impact on its religious development between 1770 and 1850.

Keywords: Catholic relief; Catholic emancipation; Maynooth; Irish rebellion; Act of Union; famine; parliament; tithes; education

Chapter.  14075 words. 

Subjects: History of Christianity

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