Irish Migrants in Modern Britain, 1750–1922

Irish Migrants in Modern Britain, 1750–1922

Author: Donald M. MacRaild

Publisher: Macmillan International Higher Education

ISBN: 9781349273447

Category: Great Britain

Page: 230

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Immigrants from Great Britain and Ireland
Language: en
Pages: 129
Authors: Doris Lester
Categories: Reference
Type: BOOK - Published: 1986 - Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press

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The Great Famine and Beyond
Language: en
Pages: 303
Authors: Donald M. MacRaild
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000 - Publisher:

"The Great Famine (1845-51) looms large in the popular imagination of Irish migration and has a profound influence on the way the history of the Diaspora is written. This is hardly surprising, for, in a little over a decade, more than two million people disappeared from Ireland with over half
Immigration and Integration
Language: en
Pages: 340
Authors: Paul O'Leary
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000 - Publisher:

Immigration and Integration: The Irish in Wales, 1798-1922 is the first book-length study of the Irish in modern Wales. Emigration has been one of the defining experiences of modern life for the Irish, and a significant number of the Irish diaspora settled in Wales during the nineteenth century. In this
The Portuguese-Speaking Diaspora in Great Britain and Ireland
Language: en
Pages: 128
Authors: Jaine Beswick
Categories: Foreign Language Study
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010 - Publisher: MHRA

This volume on the neglected subject of Portuguese structural emigration covers a wide range of approaches (such as sociolinguistic, sociocultural, sociopolitical, socio-economic, anthropological and literary), and will become a landmark that will serve to stimulate future research.
Australia, Migration and Empire
Language: en
Pages: 319
Authors: Philip Payton, Andrekos Varnava
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-08-12 - Publisher: Springer

This edited collection explores how migrants played a major role in the creation and settlement of the British Empire, by focusing on a series of Australian case studies. Despite their shared experiences of migration and settlement, migrants nonetheless often exhibited distinctive cultural identities, which could be deployed for advantage. Migration