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Why Irish?

Hilary Tovey

Why Irish?

language and identity in Ireland today

by Hilary Tovey

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Published by Bord na Gaeilge in Baile Átha Cliath .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Ireland.
    • Subjects:
    • Anthropological linguistics -- Ireland.,
    • Irish -- Ethnic identity.,
    • Irish language -- Social aspects.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesCad chuige an Ghaeilge?
      StatementHilary Tovey, Damian Hannan, Hal Abramson.
      ContributionsHannan, Damian, 1935-, Abramson, Harold J.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsP35.5.I73 T68 1989
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv, 37, 39, v p. ;
      Number of Pages39
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1644312M
      LC Control Number91199811

      Irish is a Goidelic language of the Celtic language family, itself a branch of the Indo-European language family. Irish originated in Ireland and was historically spoken by Irish people throughout Ireland. Although English is the more common first language elsewhere in Ireland, Irish Early forms: Primitive Irish, Old Irish, Middle . The Irish (Irish: Muintir na hÉireann or Na hÉireannaigh) are a nation and ethnic group native to the island of Ireland, who share a common Irish ancestry, identity and d has been inhabited for ab years according to archaeological studies (see Prehistoric Ireland).For most of Ireland's recorded history, the Irish Australia: 7,,

      The New Yorker, Septem P. The narrator, a sixty-eight-year-old Chinese immigrant, struggles with her truculent half-Irish granddaughter, and is asked to move out of the house by.   Titley is a scholar of Irish-language literature and a celebrated novelist in the language; he knew the book’s reputation well. But he was unafraid. “I don’t agonize,” he : William Brennan.

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