"Our country's heroes": Irish Catholics in Scotland and the Great War

Elaine W. McFarland

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Abstract

Book abstract: Irish immigrants and their descendants have made a vital contribution to the creation of modern Scotland. This book is the first collection of essays on the Irish in Scotland for almost twenty years, and brings together for the first time all the leading authorities on the subject. It provides a major reassessment of the Irish immigrant experience and offers social, cultural and religious development of Scotland over the past 200 years.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationNew Perspectives on the Irish in Scotland
PublisherJohn Donald Publishers Ltd
ISBN (Print)9781904607830
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2008

Keywords

  • migration
  • Scotland
  • Irish Catholics

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    McFarland, E. W. (2008). "Our country's heroes": Irish Catholics in Scotland and the Great War. In New Perspectives on the Irish in Scotland John Donald Publishers Ltd. http://researchonline.gcu.ac.uk/lss/133