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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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Liverpool Sectarianism

Keith Daniel Roberts.

December 2017; p ublished online January 2018 .

Book. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945). 304 pages.

For a period spanning two centuries the sectarian (‘orange’ versus ‘green’) divide in Liverpool soured relations between its residents. Indeed, the city’s political representatives were...

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Sectarian Conflict

THOMAS P. POWER.

in Land, Politics, and Society in Eighteenth-Century Tipperary

October 1993; p ublished online October 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945). 24764 words.

This chapter discusses sectarian conflict in Tipperary. The decade of the 1760s saw the conjunction of a unique set of circumstances in the political, legal, economic, and religious...

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The Rise of Sectarianism

Keith Daniel Roberts.

in Liverpool Sectarianism

December 2017; p ublished online January 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945). 11073 words.

The chapter demonstrates how the arrival of the famine Irish changed (or reinforced) attitudes in the port in a decidedly anti-Irish/Catholic direction. It portrays how the presence of the...

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Sectarianism

Anthony J. Saldarini.

in Encyclopedia of the Dead Sea Scrolls

March 2000; p ublished online April 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Religious Studies; Biblical Studies; Ancient History (Non-Classical, to 500 CE). 3061 words.

Second Temple Jewish society included a number of groups with distinctive outlooks, practices, social relationships, and political stances. A group

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Sectarian violence and communal division

in Culture, Conflict and Migration

January 1998; p ublished online June 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945). 13188 words.

This chapter unites the competing aspects of Irishness and Englishness in a detailed evaluation of the role of communal violence and sectarianism in Cumbrian social life. It explores four...

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Sectarian Dividing Lines and Post-War Slum Clearance

Keith Daniel Roberts.

in Liverpool Sectarianism

December 2017; p ublished online January 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945). 8112 words.

Building on the previous section, chapter four challenges, on a broader basis, the orthodox explanation for the decline of sectarianism. It has often been repeated that post-war slum...

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‘The madness of party’: Homicide and sectarianism

Richard Mc Mahon.

in Homicide in pre-Famine and Famine Ireland

March 2014; p ublished online May 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945). 15333 words.

This chapter demonstrates that the relatively low rate of sectarian homicide evident in Ireland at this time was a product of the complex interplay of competing considerations of religious...

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Faith and Fatherland: Ethno-Sectarian Collective Mutuality

in Irish, Catholic and Scouse

September 2007; p ublished online June 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945). 12311 words.

This chapter is concerned with the network of ethnic and sectarian friendly societies. It concentrates on three episodes in the development of Liverpool-Irish mutuality: the Ribbonite...

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‘Pat-riot-ism’: Sectarian Violence and Public Disorder

in Irish, Catholic and Scouse

September 2007; p ublished online June 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945). 4966 words.

This chapter evaluates ‘Pat-riot-ism’, which bothered the local authorities. Efforts were expended on cultural projects of national regeneration. Sectarian violence became an institution in...

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The Diminishing Politics of Sectarianism: How Class Politics Displaced Identity Politics

Keith Daniel Roberts.

in Liverpool Sectarianism

December 2017; p ublished online January 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945). 9021 words.

Chapter five assesses the interplay between the religious and political divide. It asserts that to rival the Tory-Orange-Protestant caucus, the Liberals would also play on sectarianism to...

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From Bandon to … Bandon: Sectarian Violence in Cork during the Nineteenth Century

Ian d’Alton.

in Crime, Violence and the Irish in the Nineteenth Century

April 2018; p ublished online September 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945). 8159 words.

This chapter attempts to place a taxonomy and a structure on sectarian violence in county Cork. Bandon—notorious for its ‘ostentatious protestantism’—provides the focus. Celebrations of...

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Sectarian Visions of the Economy

Noah Benezra Strote.

in Lions and Lambs

May 2017; p ublished online January 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945). 8625 words.

This chapter examines the failure of elites to build consensus on a proper policy response to the onset of worldwide economic depression after the crash of the New York Stock Exchange in...

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Through Several Glasses Darkly: Historical and Sectarian Perceptions of the Tudor Church

PATRICK COLLINSON.

in Tudorism

December 2011; p ublished online January 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945). 7947 words.

This chapter surveys the perceptions of the Tudor Church since the sixteenth century. It argues that the history of the Tudor Church has been punctuated, bisected, fractured, and forever...

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Heresy

Timothy E. Gregory, Alexander Kazhdan and Anthony Cutler.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Byzantium

January 1991; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500). 1237 words.

(αἵρεσις, lit. “sect, school”), a term used by the church fathers to designate a sectarian or dissident teaching, sometimes that

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Anan ben David

in The Oxford Dictionary of the Middle Ages

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500). 70 words.

Sectarian leader learned in rabbinic lore and descended from a Davidic line, passed over for the Rabbanite exilarchate in favour

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Introduction

Keith Daniel Roberts.

in Liverpool Sectarianism

December 2017; p ublished online January 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945). 9910 words.

The introduction provides a brief background on the Liverpool born author, as well as explaining how he became interested in the topic. It also indicates some similarities, while...

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Conclusion

Keith Daniel Roberts.

in Liverpool Sectarianism

December 2017; p ublished online January 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945). 4393 words.

In conclusion, the various degrees of validity in relation to the diverse array of hypotheses on the decline of sectarianism are analysed. This section tests various assumptions and...

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Charity, ethnicity and the Catholic parish*

in Merseypride

May 2006; p ublished online June 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945). 11471 words.

This chapter examines Liverpool's leading role in social reform and pre-eminence in philanthropy, despite the prejudice and sectarian tensions that disabled political progress. It shows...

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Revolution Contained

S. J. Connolly.

in Divided Kingdom

August 2008; p ublished online September 2008 .

Chapter. Subjects: Early Modern History (1500 to 1700). 32595 words.

The French Revolution revived radical enthusiasm in Ireland, notably with the establishment of the United Irishmen. The government, concerned to contain disaffection, forced through a major...

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Swarms of Sectaries

David Cressy.

in England on Edge

October 2007; p ublished online October 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Early Modern History (1500 to 1700). 17138 words.

This chapter discusses lay preaching and sectarian dissent through contemporary commentary and through the voices of separatists themselves. It addresses what people thought of as swarms of...

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