Unionist Voices and the Politics of Remembering the Past in Northern Ireland

Unionist Voices and the Politics of Remembering the Past in Northern Ireland

by Kirk Simpson

Hardcover(2009)

$120.00
Choose Expedited Shipping at checkout for guaranteed delivery by Thursday, March 28

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780230224148
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan UK
Publication date: 08/21/2009
Edition description: 2009
Pages: 176
Product dimensions: 5.60(w) x 8.60(h) x 0.70(d)

About the Author

KIRK SIMPSON is RCUK Post Doctoral Fellow at the Transitional Justice Institute at University of Ulster, UK. He has written extensively in prestigious academic journals on truth recovery, victims of political violence and unionists in Northern Ireland. He is also the author of the book Truth Recovery in Northern Ireland: Critically Interpreting the Past.

Table of Contents

Thematic Introduction and Background to the Northern Ireland Conflict Unionists, Memory and Subjectivist Constructions of the Political 'Other' Recalling the Adjustment to Political Violence Unionist Remembrance of Political Violence and Suffering in Northern Ireland The Disappearance of Unionist Storytelling and the Conflict Truth Recovery, Unionists and Social Memory Conclusion: Mastering the Past in Northern Ireland

Customer Reviews

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See All Customer Reviews