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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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Sextarianism

Maya Mikdashi.

in The Oxford Handbook of Contemporary Middle-Eastern and North African History

P ublished online June 2018 .

Article. Subjects: Middle Eastern History; Contemporary History (Post 1945). 14012 words.

Lebanese statecraft and sovereignty emerge from the management of sectarian difference and sexual difference; two mutually constitutive modes of political difference. This chapter develops...

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Patriotism and Nationalism

Sean Connolly.

in The Oxford Handbook of Modern Irish History

March 2014; p ublished online December 2013 .

Article. Subjects: History; European History; Modern History (1700 to 1945). 9038 words.

The Irish nation of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries was a construct, its emergence made possible by the development of new forms of communication and supported by an extensive...

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Early Hanoverian Ireland, 1690–1750

D. W. Hayton.

in The Oxford Handbook of Modern Irish History

March 2014; p ublished online December 2013 .

Article. Subjects: History; European History; Modern History (1700 to 1945). 10373 words.

The Williamite settlement confirmed a ‘Protestant ascendancy’, with government and politics dominated by a narrow propertied elite. Protestant landowners still saw themselves as ‘the...

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Unionism, 1921–72

Henry Patterson.

in The Oxford Handbook of Modern Irish History

March 2014; p ublished online December 2013 .

Article. Subjects: History; European History; Modern History (1700 to 1945). 9459 words.

This chapter provides an overview of the history of Ulster Unionism viewed through the prism of the historiography of Unionism from the early accounts written by Unionist historians to...

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What was National Stalinism?

Vladimir Tismaneanu.

in The Oxford Handbook of Postwar European History

May 2012; p ublished online September 2012 .

Article. Subjects: History; European History; Contemporary History (Post 1945). 8530 words.

As a political variety within Leninism, different from what is usually called national communism, national Stalinism systematically opposed any form of liberalisation, let alone...

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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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