University Of Limerick

Ireland: Revolution and Independence


Iowa State Course Substitution

ME General Education or Humanities Elective


Course Info

International Credits: 6.0
Converted Credits: 3.5
Semester: spring
Country: Ireland
Language: English
Course Description:
The course is divided into lecture themes which address a wide range of important topics. These include the impact of the Boer War on Ireland, resurgance of the Irish Republican Brotherhood, rise of Sinn Fein, Larkin and the Union Movement, Connolly and Irish Socialism, 1916 Rising, War of Independence, Civil War and Partition, Ireland during and after the Second World War, the declaration of the Republic, Civil Rights and the origins of the modern 'Troubles'.


Evaluation Date:
December 21, 2016
John Wagner