Thomas A. Finlay SJ, 1848-1940: Educationalist, Editor, Social Reformer

Thomas A. Finlay SJ, 1848-1940: Educationalist, Editor, Social Reformer

by Thomas J. Morrissey SJ

Hardcover

$55.00

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781851828272
Publisher: Four Courts Press
Publication date: 05/19/2004
Pages: 171
Product dimensions: 6.25(w) x 9.25(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

List of Illustrations8
Preface9
Part 1Youth and Teaching Career
1The years of preparation13
2University professor and rector of Belvedere College18
3At University College, St Stephen's Green24
4Finlay and literature; George Moore and D.P. Moran34
5The editor of journals43
6Socio-political ambience, 1890-190855
Part 2The Irish Co-operative Movement, 1889-1932
7The early years of co-operation77
8The Recess Committee; growth and difficulties87
9Vice-president of IAOS; speeches and the course of the movement99
Part 3The Priest, His Commitments and Friends; The Final Years
10The priest and preacher123
11A range of friends and services; introducing Caravaggio and Paddy the Cope128
12The final decades145
Notes154
Sources161
Index165

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