Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation
Tuairim, intellectual debate and policy formulationRethinking Ireland, 1954–75$
Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content.

Tomas Finn

Print publication date: 2012

Print ISBN-13: 9780719085253

Published to Manchester Scholarship Online: May 2013

DOI: 10.7228/manchester/9780719085253.001.0001

Show Summary Details
Page of

PRINTED FROM MANCHESTER SCHOLARSHIP ONLINE (www.manchester.universitypressscholarship.com). (c) Copyright Manchester University Press, 2017. All Rights Reserved. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a PDF of a single chapter of a monograph in MSO for personal use (for details see http://www.manchester.universitypressscholarship.com/page/privacy-policy).date: 26 April 2018

North and South: Tuairim and a Divided Island

North and South: Tuairim and a Divided Island

Chapter:
(p.102) 3 North and South: Tuairim and a Divided Island
Source:
Tuairim, intellectual debate and policy formulation
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:10.7228/manchester/9780719085253.003.0003

This chapter examines Tuairim's challenge to traditional nationalist attitudes, and its attempts to promote reconciliation between Northern Ireland and Ireland as well as between the two communities within Northern Ireland. It argues that the society influenced southern nationalist attitudes and played a significant role in the debate on the future direction of Northern nationalism but failed to make a noteworthy impact on Unionism. Nevertheless, Tuairim served a valuable purpose in contributing towards a more complete understanding of the divisions on the island; the ideas put forward by the society and its members later formed the basis of the Good Friday Agreement and are thus of continued relevance for the Ireland of today.

Keywords:   Nationalism, Unionism, Divisions, Consent, Hibernia

Manchester Scholarship Online requires a subscription or purchase to access the full text of books within the service. Public users can however freely search the site and view the abstracts and keywords for each book and chapter.

Please, subscribe or login to access full text content.

If you think you should have access to this title, please contact your librarian.

To troubleshoot, please check our FAQs, and if you can't find the answer there, please contact us.