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Sectarianism

Overview page. Subjects: Religion.

A narrow‐minded adherence to a particular sect (political, ethnic, or religious), often leading to conflict with those of different sects or possessing different beliefs. Sectarian...

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The First Government of Northern Ireland, Education Reform and the Failure of Anti-populist Unionism, 1921–1925*

N. C. Fleming.

in Twentieth Century British History

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945); Contemporary History (Post 1945); British History. 9384 words.

This article examines education reform under the first government of Northern Ireland (1921–1925). This embryonic period offered the Ulster Unionist leadership a chance to construct a more...

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Remembering War in the Midst of Conflict: First World War Commemorations in the Northern Irish Troubles

Helen Robinson.

in Twentieth Century British History

January 2010; p ublished online December 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945); Contemporary History (Post 1945); British History. 9441 words.

In Northern Ireland, commemorations of the world wars have tended to be associated with the Protestant and unionist community, with Catholics often alienated or choosing not to be involved....

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Red under the Collar? Clive Jenkins, White Collar Unionism and the Politics of the British Left, 1947–65

Joseph Melling.

in Twentieth Century British History

January 2002; p ublished online January 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945); Contemporary History (Post 1945); British History. 0 words.

Portraits of trade union leaders are invariably coloured by their political loyalties and those of contemporary commentators. Many scholars have suggested that British union leaders...

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