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    Globalization and Culture: Placing Ireland

    Fagan, Honor (2002) Globalization and Culture: Placing Ireland. The Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Sciences (581). pp. 133-143.

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    Instead of asking how globalization can help us under- stand Ireland today, this article starts from the premise that Ireland may be useful for an understanding of globalization. Always at a crossroads culturally and through its huge migration overseas, con-temporary Ireland is seen as the epitome of a globalization success story. The article examines the constant (relcreation of Irish identity and its complex (re)constitution in the era of globalization. It con-cludes that if an Ireland did not already exist, globalization theory would have to invent it.

    Item Type: Article
    Keywords: Globalisation; culture;
    Academic Unit: Faculty of Social Sciences > Sociology
    Item ID: 476
    Depositing User: Honor Fagan
    Date Deposited: 27 Feb 2007
    Journal or Publication Title: The Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Sciences
    Publisher: The American Academy of Political and Social Science; Sage Publications
    Refereed: Yes
    Use Licence: This item is available under a Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial Share Alike Licence (CC BY-NC-SA). Details of this licence are available here

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