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Title Making the Irish American : history and heritage of the Irish in the United States / edited by J. J. Lee and Marion R. Casey.

Published New York : New York University Press, [2006]
©2006

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 UniM Bail  973.049162 MAKI    AVAILABLE
Physical description xvii, 733 pages : illustrations, maps ; 26 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents 1 Introduction: Interpreting Irish America / J. J. Lee 1 -- Irish Background -- 2 Modern Ireland: An Introductory Survey / Eileen Reilly 63 -- 3 Scots Irish or Scotch-Irish / David Noel Doyle 151 -- 4 Irish in North America, 1776-1845 / David Noel Doyle 171 -- 5 Remaking of Irish-America, 1845-1880 / David Noel Doyle 213 -- Conflicts of Identity -- 6 Ulster Presbyterians and the "Two Traditions" in Ireland and America / Kerby A. Miller 255 -- 7 Religious Rivalry and the Making of Irish-American Identity / Irene Whelan 271 -- 8 Address to the Ulster-Irish Society of New York, 1939 / Henry Noble MacCracken 286 -- 9 American-Irish Nationalism / Kevin Kenny 289 -- 10 Refractive History: Memory and the Founders of the Emigrant Savings Bank / Marion R. Casey 302 -- 11 Ubiquitous Bridget: Irish Immigrant Women in Domestic Service in America, 1840-1930 / Margaret Lynch-Brennan 332 -- 12 Labor and Labor Organizations / Kevin Kenny 354 -- 13 Race, Violence, and Anti-Irish Sentiment in the Nineteenth Century / Kevin Kenny 364 -- Popular Expressions of Identity -- 14 Irish-American Popular Music / Mick Moloney 381 -- 15 Irish and Vaudeville / Robert W. Snyder 406 -- 16 Irish Traditional Music in the United States / Rebecca S. Miller 411 -- 17 Before Riverdance: A Brief History of Irish Step Dancing in America / Marion R. Casey 417 -- 18 Irish-American Festivals / Mick Moloney 426 -- 19 Irish Americans in Sports: The Nineteenth Century / Ralph Wilcox 443 -- 20 Irish Americans in Sports: The Twentieth Century / Larry McCarthy 457 -- Reflections -- 21 Irish (1963, 1970) / Daniel Patrick Moynihan 475 -- 22 Once We Were Kings (1999) / Pete Hamill 526 -- 23 Democracy in Action (1988) / Calvin Trillin 535 -- 24 Irish America, 1940-2000 / Linda Dowling Almeida 548 -- 25 Twentieth-Century American Catholicism and Irish Americans / Thomas J. Shelley 574 -- 26 Fireman on the Stairs: Communal Loyalties in the Making of Irish America / Timothy J. Meagher 609 -- 27 Tradition of Irish-American Writers: The Twentieth Century / Daniel J. Casey, Robert E. Rhodes 649 -- 28 Looking for Jimmy (1999) / Peter Quinn 663 -- 29 Future of Irish America (2000) / Peter Quinn 680 -- Appendix Irish in the U.S. Census: An Explanatory Note 687.
Other author Lee, Joseph, 1942-
Casey, Marion R., 1962-
Subject Irish Americans -- History.
Standard Number 9780814752081
ISBN 081475208X (cloth : alk. paper)