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Integration in IrelandThe Everyday Lives of African Migrants$
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Fiona Murphy and Mark Maguire

Print publication date: 2012

Print ISBN-13: 9780719086946

Published to Manchester Scholarship Online: January 2013

DOI: 10.7228/manchester/9780719086946.001.0001

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Hallelujah Halloween

Hallelujah Halloween

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(p.92) 4 Hallelujah Halloween
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Integration in Ireland
Author(s):

Mark Maguire

Fiona Murphy

Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:10.7228/manchester/9780719086946.003.0005

Opening with an ethnographic snapshot from the book launch of one of our key research participants, this chapter engages with the contribution of an important figure in the local Nigerian community as she engages with the Irish education system. This ethnographic chapter is situated in one primary school facing the challenges of integration on the ground. We reflect on multicultural education in Europe and consider the ways in which multiculturalism is articulated in the everyday lives of parents, teachers and school children. This chapter also documents responses by Pentecostal churches and parents to Halloween, which includes holding a rival ‘Hallelujah night’. We take this as an opportunity to reflect broadly on multiculturalism and education in Ireland.

Keywords:   Schools, Integration, Stories, Interculturalism, Inclusion, Curriculum, Halloween

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