The role of Remembrance of the First World War in the construction of the discourse of national identity in Northern Ireland.

Poulter, John (2017) The role of Remembrance of the First World War in the construction of the discourse of national identity in Northern Ireland. PhD thesis, University of Leeds.

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Publicly visible additional information: The thesis includes more than 100 photographs of the texts and practices of Remembrance on the streets of Belfast and beyond including murals, memorials and poppy wreaths.
Keywords: Remembrance, memory, Northern Ireland, poppy, wreaths, murals, memorials, Great War, First World War, discourse, national identity, culture, intertextuality, Northern Ireland, Belfast, Shankill, Falls Road, paramilitaries, loyalist, republican, war memorial, UVF, UDA, PUP, Unionist, IRA, Britishness, Irishness, conflict, peace process, conflict management, peacebuilding, ex-combatants, Belfast Cenotaph, Island of Ireland Peace Park, Messines, Gallipoli, the Somme, November 11, July 1, discursive construction. collective memory, meaning, Enniskillen, the Troubles, politics of Remembrance, Easter Lily, 36th Ulster Division, 16th Irish Division, nationalism, war, veterans, soldiers, malleability of meaning, photographs, imagined community.
Awarding institution: University of Leeds
Academic Units: The University of Leeds > Faculty of Education, Social Sciences and Law (Leeds) > School of Sociology and Social Policy (Leeds)
Identification Number/EthosID (e.g. uk.bl.ethos.123456): uk.bl.ethos.727227
Depositing User: John Poulter
Date Deposited: 13 Nov 2017 10:41
Last Modified: 25 Jul 2018 09:56

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