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Ireland, a cultural profile

Athina Martimianakis

Ireland, a cultural profile

by Athina Martimianakis

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Published by Anti-Racism, Multiculturalism and Native Issues (AMNI) Centre, Faculty of Social Work, University of Toronto in [Toronto] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ireland -- Civilization.,
  • Ireland -- Social life and customs.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementwriter, Athina Martimianakis.
    SeriesCultural profile -- [12]
    ContributionsGeorge, Usha., University of Toronto. AMNI Centre., Canada. Ontario Administration of Settlement and Integration Services.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination15 p. :
    Number of Pages15
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20497093M
    ISBN 100772790809
    OCLC/WorldCa173248140

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    books to read if you want to understand the Irish Save "Excuse yourself from Ulysses on the grounds that pages will tip you over the Ryanair luggage allowance, and enter the Ireland . Ireland - Ireland - Ethnic groups, language, and religion: Ethnic and racial minorities make up about 12 percent of the population of Ireland—a proportion that doubled in the first decade of the 21st century. Immigration from the rest of Europe, Africa, and Asia has been significant since the last two decades of the 20th century. The key factors in increased immigration have been the more.

    The culture of Ireland includes language, literature, music, art, folklore, cuisine, and sport associated with Ireland and the Irish most of its recorded history, Irish culture has been primarily Gaelic (see Gaelic Ireland).It has also been influenced by Anglo-Norman, English and Scottish culture. Arts Council of Ireland; Chester Beatty Library; The Civic; Cork Opera House; Culture Ireland; Druid Theatre, Galway; Dublin Writers Museum; The Helix, performing arts centre, Dublin; Hugh Lane Municipal Gallery, Dublin; The Hunt Museum, Limerick; Irish Georgian Society; Irish Institute of Hellenic Studies at Athens (IIHSA).


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