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Musical culture and the spirit of Irish nationalism, c. 1848-1972

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This thesis surveys musical culture’s relationship with Irish nationalism after the Irish confederacy’s rebellion in 1848 until the beginning of the Northern Irish Troubles in 1972. It is the first such study to engage with a wide range of source material, including not only songs but also sources generated by political actors and organisations. It thus asks how far music and dance contributed to political movements and identities. It demonstrates that music provided propaganda, while perf...

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Linacre College, University of Oxford

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Type of award:
DPhil
Level of award:
Doctoral
Awarding institution:
University of Oxford

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