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The Resource The Irish presidency : power, ceremony and politics, editors, John Coakley and Kevin Rafter ; foreword by Michael D. Higgins

The Irish presidency : power, ceremony and politics, editors, John Coakley and Kevin Rafter ; foreword by Michael D. Higgins

Label
The Irish presidency : power, ceremony and politics
Title
The Irish presidency
Title remainder
power, ceremony and politics
Statement of responsibility
editors, John Coakley and Kevin Rafter ; foreword by Michael D. Higgins
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Although the office of President of Ireland has attracted a great deal of public attention, especially since the election of Mary Robinson in 1990, the presidency has been the subject of little analysis. This gap in our knowledge of Irish politics is filled by this timely collection, which brings together a set of studies that explore the political role of the Irish presidency from a comparative perspective. The background to the creation of the presidency in 1937 is considered alongside a detailed assessment of the political, social and symbolic functions of the office. The con
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
941.7
Index
index present
LC call number
DA963
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Coakley, John
  • Rafter, Kevin
  • Higgins, Michael D
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Presidents
  • Ireland
  • Ireland
  • HISTORY
  • Politics and government
  • Presidents
  • Ireland
Label
The Irish presidency : power, ceremony and politics, editors, John Coakley and Kevin Rafter ; foreword by Michael D. Higgins
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Front Matter; Title Page; Contents; List of Figures; List of Tables; List of Plates; Notes on Contributors; Preface; Foreword; CHAPTER 1; Introduction: New Perspectives on the President of Ireland; CHAPTER 2; The President in Comparative Perspective; CHAPTER 3; The Political Role of the President; CHAPTER 4; The Prehistory of the Presidency; CHAPTER 5; The Early Presidents, 1938-1973; CHAPTER 6; The Political of a 'Non-Political' Office, 1973-1990; CHAPTER 7; Activist Presidents and Gender Politics, 1990-2011; CHAPTER 8; Presidential Elections: The Collapse of Partisanship?; CHAPTER 9
  • The 2011 Presidential Election: Explaining the OutcomeCHAPTER 10; Conclusion: The President of Ireland: Past, Present and Future; Appendix 1; Results of Presidential Elections, 1928-2011; Appendix 2; Presidential Inauguration Addresses, 1938-2011; Appendix 3; Meetings of the Council State, 1940-2013; References; Index
Control code
865477511
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (304 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780716532224
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)865477511
Label
The Irish presidency : power, ceremony and politics, editors, John Coakley and Kevin Rafter ; foreword by Michael D. Higgins
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Front Matter; Title Page; Contents; List of Figures; List of Tables; List of Plates; Notes on Contributors; Preface; Foreword; CHAPTER 1; Introduction: New Perspectives on the President of Ireland; CHAPTER 2; The President in Comparative Perspective; CHAPTER 3; The Political Role of the President; CHAPTER 4; The Prehistory of the Presidency; CHAPTER 5; The Early Presidents, 1938-1973; CHAPTER 6; The Political of a 'Non-Political' Office, 1973-1990; CHAPTER 7; Activist Presidents and Gender Politics, 1990-2011; CHAPTER 8; Presidential Elections: The Collapse of Partisanship?; CHAPTER 9
  • The 2011 Presidential Election: Explaining the OutcomeCHAPTER 10; Conclusion: The President of Ireland: Past, Present and Future; Appendix 1; Results of Presidential Elections, 1928-2011; Appendix 2; Presidential Inauguration Addresses, 1938-2011; Appendix 3; Meetings of the Council State, 1940-2013; References; Index
Control code
865477511
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (304 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780716532224
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)865477511

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