A “Manly Study”?

Irish Women Historians, 1868–1949

  • Authors
  • Nadia Clare Smith

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-vi
  2. Nadia Clare Smith
    Pages 1-6
  3. Nadia Clare Smith
    Pages 7-30
  4. Nadia Clare Smith
    Pages 31-60
  5. Nadia Clare Smith
    Pages 61-98
  6. Nadia Clare Smith
    Pages 99-115
  7. Nadia Clare Smith
    Pages 116-156
  8. Nadia Clare Smith
    Pages 157-162
  9. Back Matter
    Pages 163-216

About this book


This book explores the lives, careers, and social and political activism of a diverse group of women historians in Ireland, contributing to the study of the Irish historical tradition and the study of women historians in an international context. It addresses debates about gender and history, modern Irish historiography and Irish women's history.


gender historiography history women

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2006
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave History Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-28451-1
  • Online ISBN 978-0-230-59648-1
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