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Author Zenker, Olaf.
Title Irish/ness is all around us : language revivalism and the culture of ethnic identity in Northern Ireland / Olaf Zenker.
Published New York : Berghahn Books, c2013.
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 Floor4  PE2586 .Z46 2013    IN LIBRARY
Description xvii, 301 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Series Integration and conflict studies ; vol. 6
Integration and conflict studies ; v. 6.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 281-294) and index.
Contents A walk of life : entering Catholic west Belfast -- Framing the research : analytical approach and methodology -- Fáilte isteach : welcome in -- Becoming a Gaeilgeoir -- On prophets, godfathers, rebels, and prostitutes : a contemporary history of the Irish language in Catholic west Belfast -- "Our own native language" : local representations and practices of the Irish language -- "It's part of what we are" : identifying identity -- Becoming (aware of) who you are : Irish -- Casting nets of identity : a contemporary history of Irishness in Catholic west Belfast -- "Something inside so strong" : local representations and practices of Irishness -- "Trying to make sense of it all" : identity matters in Catholic west Belfast.
Subject English language -- Dialects -- Northern Ireland.
Group identity -- Northern Ireland.
Northern Ireland -- Ethnic relations.
Alternate Title Irishness is all around us
ISBN 0857459139 (hardback : alk. paper)
9780857459138 (hardback : alk. paper)
9780857459145 (ebook)
0857459147 (ebook)
OCLC number 808990378