A select bibliography of the modern literature

This bibliography brings together some of the modern historical writing on a number of overlapping themes:  [1] Ireland’s place in the British empire since 1800; [2] the rise of modern Irish education and its contribution to the Irish diaspora and to British imperial ascendancy; and [3] the history of Irish missionary activity in the English-speaking world.  Much of this literature examines one or more of these themes in specific national or regional settings, and this is reflected in the organization of the bibliography.   This list makes no claim to be definitive and is subject to regular revision.  Its aim is to highlight the strengths and weaknesses of current knowledge and to encourage further research across these fields. 


[a]  Ireland and the British empire: General

Akenson, Donald. The Irish diaspora: A primer (Belfast, 1993)
Bielenberg, Andy. ‘Irish emigration to the British empire 1700-1914’, in Bielenberg, ed. The Irish diaspora        (Harlow, 2000)
-----.   ‘Another class? Women's higher education in Ireland, 1870-1909’, in Politics, society and the middle      class in modern Ireland, ed. Fintan Lane (Basingstoke, 2010)
Boehmer, Elleke. Empire, the national and the postcolonial, 1890-1920: Resistance in interaction (Oxford,      2002)
Boylan, T.A., & Foley T.P. Political economy and colonial Ireland: The propagation and ideological function of      economic discourse in the nineteenth century (London, 1991)
Brasted, H. V. ‘Irish nationalism and the British empire in the late nineteenth century’, in Irish culture and      nationalism, 1750-1950, eds. Oliver MacDonagh, W. F. Mandle & Pauric Travers (London, 1983), pp 83-     102
Campbell, Fergus. The Irish establishment 1879-1914 (Oxford, 2009)
Carroll, Claire, & King, Patricia. Ireland and post-colonial theory (Cork, 2003)
Clery, Joe. ‘Amongst empires: A short history of Ireland and empire studies in international context’, in Eire-     Ireland, 42/1-2 (2007), 11-57
Collombier-Lakeman, Pauline. ‘Ireland and the empire: The ambivalence of Irish constitutional nationalism’, in      Radical History Review, 104 (Spring 2009), 57-76
Coolahan, John. ‘The Irish and others in Irish nineteenth-century textbooks’, in The imperial curriculum:      Racial images and education in British colonial experience (London, 1993)
Cormier, J.J. ‘Blocked mobility and the rise of cultural nationalism: A re-assessment’, in International Journal      of Politics, Culture and Society, 16/4 (Summer 2003), 525-49
Crosbie, Barry. Irish Imperial Networks. Migration, Social Communication and Exchange in Nineteenth-Century      India (Cambridge 2011)
-----. ‘Networks of empire: Linkage and reciprocity in nineteenth-cntury Irish and Indian history’, in      History Compass, 7/3 (2009), 993-1007
Crossman, Virginia. ’The industrial elite in Ireland from the Industrial Revolution to the First World War’, in      Politics, society and the middle class in modern Ireland, ed. Fintan Lane (Basingstoke, 2010)
Daly, Mary E. ‘The formation of an Irish nationalist elite? Recruitment to the Irish Civil Service in the decades      prior to Independence, 1870-1920’, in Paedagogica Historica, 30/1 (1994), 281-301
Davis, Richard. Revolutionary imperialist: William Smith O’Brien 1803-64 (Dublin, 1998)
Delaney, Enda & MacRaild, D.M.  ‘Irish migration, networks and ethnic identities since 1750’, in Immigrants      and Minorities, 23, 2/3 (Nov. 2005), 127-42
Fitzpatrick, David. ‘Ireland and the British empire’, in The Oxford history of the British empire: The nineteenth      century, ed. Andrew Porter (Oxford, 1999), pp 495-521
Foley, T.P., Pilkington, Lionel, Ryder, Sean, & Tilley, Elizabeth, eds. Gender and colonialism (Galway, 1995)
Foster, J.W., eds. Nature in Ireland (Dublin, 1997)
Gilley, Sheridan. ‘Catholicism, Ireland and the Irish diaspora’, in Gilley & B. Stanley, eds. The Cambridge history      of Christianity: World Christianities, c.1815-c.1914 (Cambridge, 2006)
Hawkins, Richard. ‘The “Irish model” and the empire: A case for re-assessment’, in D.M Anderson & David        Killingray, eds. Policing the empire: Government, authority and control, 1830-1940 (Manchester, 1991)
Howe, Stephen. Ireland and empire: Colonial legacies in Irish history and culture (Oxford, 2000)
Jackson, Alvin. Jackson, ‘Irish Unionists and the empire, 1880–1920: Classes and masses’, in ‘An Irish Empire?:      Aspects of Ireland and the British empire, ed Keith Jeffery (Manchester, 1996), pp 123-48
-----.   ‘Ireland, the union, and the empire, 1890–1960’, in Ireland and the British empire, ed. Kevin Kenny      (Oxford), pp 123-53
Jeffery, Keith, ed. ‘An Irish empire’: Aspects of Ireland and the British empire (Manchester, 1996)
Jones, Greta. ‘Strike out boldly for the prizes that are available to you’: Medical emigration from Ireland      1860-1905’, in Medical History, 54 (2010), 55-74
Kenny, Kevin.  ‘Diaspora and comparison: The global Irish as a case study’, in The Journal of American History,      90/1 (2003), 134–62
-----, ed. Ireland and the British Empire (Oxford, 2004)
King, Carla. ‘Michael Davitt, Irish nationalism and the British empire in the late nineteenth century’, in Peter Gray, ed.Victoria’s Ireland: Irishness and Britishness 1837-1901 (Dublin, 2004), pp 116-130
Lee, J.J. ‘The Irish diaspora in the nineteenth century’, in Nineteenth-century Ireland: A guide to recent      research, eds. L.M. Geary & M. Kelleher (Dublin, 2005), pp 182-222
Lowry, Donal.  ‘Ulster resistance and loyalist rebellion in the empire’, in Keith Jeffery, ed.  ‘An Irish empire’:      Aspects of Ireland and the British empire (Manchester, 1996)
Lynch, Niamh.  ‘Live Ireland, perish the empire: Irish nationalist anti-imperialism, c.1840-1900’ (unpublished      Ph.D. dissertation, Boston College, 2006)
------.  ‘Defining Irish nationalist anti-imperialism: Thomas Davis and John Mitchel’, in Eire-Ireland, 42, 1/2      (2007), 82-107
MacKenzie, John. ‘Irish, Scottish, Welsh and English worlds? The historiography of a four-nations approach to      the history of the British empire’, in Race, nation and empire: Making histories, 1750 to the present, ed.      Catherine Hall & Keith McClelland (Manchester, 2009)
McConnel, James, & Kelly, Matthew. ‘Devolution, federalism and imperial circuitry: Ireland, South Africa and      India’, in Debating nationhood and governance in Britain, 1885-1945: Perspectives from the ‘four      nations’, eds.Duncan Tanner, Chris Williams, Andrew Edwards, &W.P. Griffith, (Manchester, 2006), pp      171-91
McDonough, Terrence, ed. Was Ireland a colony? Economics, politics and culture in nineteenth-century      Ireland (Dublin, 2005)
McMahon, Deirdre. ‘Ireland, the empire and the commonwealth’, in Ireland and the British Empire, ed. Kevin      Kenny (Oxford, 2004), pp 182–219
Morgan, Hiram. ‘An unwelcome heritage: Ireland’s role in British empire-building’, in History of European      Ideas, 19 (1994), 619-25
O’Donoghue, Brendan.  In search of fame and fortune: The Leahy family of engineers, 1780-1888 (Dublin,      2006)
O’Sullivan, Patrick, ed.  The Irish world wide... 2: The Irish in the new communities (Leicester, 1992)
Paseta, Senia. Before the revolution: Nationalism, social change and Ireland’s Catholic elite 1879-1922 (Cork,      1999)
Potter, S.J. ed. Newspapers and empire in Ireland and Britain: Reporting the British Empire, c.1857-1921      (Dublin, 2004)
-----.  ‘Networks, webs and systems: Globalization and the mass media in the nineteenth- and twentieth-     century British empire’, in Journal of British Studies, 46 (July 2007), 621-46
Ridden, Jennifer. ‘Britishness as an imperial and diasporic identity: Irish elite perspectives, c.1820-1870s’, in      Victoria’s Ireland: Irishness and Britishness 1837-1901, ed.Peter Gray (Dublin, 2004), pp 88-105
Ryan, Martin. William Francis Butler: A life 1838-1910 (Dublin, 2003)
Ryder, Sean. ‘Defining colony and empire in early nineteenth-century Irish nationalism’, in Was Ireland a      colony? Economics, politics and culture in nineteenth-century Ireland, ed. Terrence McDonough (Dublin,      2005)
Vaughan, W.E., ed. A new history of Ireland, 5: Ireland under the Union I (1801-1870), and 6: Ireland      under the Union II (1870-1921)  (Oxford, 1989)
Walsh, Oonagh. ed. Ireland abroad: Politics and professions in the nineteenth century (Dublin, 2003)


[b]  Irish educational institutions

Adelman, Juliana. Communities of science in nineteenth-century Ireland (London, 2009)
Akenson, D. H..  The Irish education experiment: The national system of education in the nineteenth      century (London, 1970)
Cameron, C.A.  History of the Royal College of Surgeons of Ireland, 2nd ed., Dublin, 1916)
Coolahan, John.  Irish education: Its history and structures (Dublin, 1981)
Corish, P.J.  Maynooth College, 1795-1995 (Dublin, 1995)
Condon, Kevin.  The Missionary College of All Hallows 1842-1891 (Dublin, 1986)
Cox, Ronald. Civil Engineering at Trinity: A record of growth and achievement (Dublin, 2009)
Dunne, Tom et al., eds. The National University of Ireland, 1908-2008: Centenary essays (Dublin, 2008)
Froggatt, Peter, & Bridges, Barry. The Belfast medical school 1835-1985 (Belfast, 1986)
Kelly, Laura.  ‘Irish medical students at the University of Glasgow 1859-1900’ (unpublished M.Litt thesis,           University of Glasgow, 2007)
Keogh, Ann & Dermot. Bertram Windle, the Honan bequest and the modernisation of University College      Cork, 1904-1919  (Cork, 2010)
Kirkpatrick, T.P.C. History of the medical teaching in Trinity College Dublin ... (Dublin, 1912)
McCartney, Donal. UCD: A national idea – The history of University College Dublin (Dublin, 1999)
McDowell R.B., & Webb, D.A.  Trinity College Dublin 1592-1952: An academic history (Cambridge, 1982)
McEvoy, John.  Carlow College 1793-1993: The ordained students and teaching staff of St. Patrick's College,      Carlow (Carlow, 1993)
Meenan, F.O.C.  Cecilia Street: The Catholic School of Medicine 1855-1931 (Dublin, 1987)
Moody, T.W. & Beckett,J.C.  Queen’s, Belfast, 1845-1949: The history of a university (London, 1959)
Morrissey, T.J.  Towards a national university: William Delany, SJ (1835-1924)... (Dublin, 1983)
Murphy, J.A.  The College: A history of Queen’s/University College Cork (Cork, 1995)
Tierney, Michael, ed. Struggle with fortune: A miscellany for the centenary of the Catholic University of      Ireland 1854-1954 (Dublin, 1954)
Widdess, J.D.H.  A history of the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland 1654-1963 (Edinburgh, 1963)


[c]  Irish missions: general

Barnard, Toby, and Neely, W.G., eds. The clergy of the Church of Ireland (Dublin, 2006)
Barr, Colin. ‘ “Imperium in imperio”: Irish episcopal imperialism in the nineteenth century’, in Eng. Hist. Rev.,      123 (2008), 611-50
Hill, Myrtle. ‘Gender, culture and “the spiritual empire”: The Irish Protestant female missionary experience’ in      Women’s History Review,16/2 (April 2006),  203-26
Hogan, E.M. The Irish missionary movement (Dublin, 1992)
McGlade, Joseph. The missions: Africa and the Orient [fascicle in A history of Irish Catholicism] (Dublin, 1967)
Murphy, Daniel. A history of Irish emigrant and missionary education (Dublin, 2000)
Oliver, Mary. Love is a light burden: The life of Mother Mary Gonzaga Barry (London, 1950)
Raughter, Rosemary, ed. Religious women and their history: breaking the silence (Dublin, 2005)
Thompson, Jack, ed. Into all the world: A history of 150 years of the overseas work of the Presbyterian      Church in Ireland (Belfast, 1990)


[d]  Ireland, India and beyond

Ackroyd, Marcus, et al., eds. Advancing with the army: Medicine, the professions and social mobility in the      British Isles 1790-1850 (Oxford, 2006)
Axelby, Richard, & Nair, Preetha. Science and the changing environment in India 1780-1920: A guide to      sources in the India Office records (London, 2010)
Bailey, P.A. Researching ancestors in the East India Company armies (Gateshead, 2006)
Ballantyne, Tony. ‘The sinews of empire: Ireland, India and the construction of British colonial knowledge’, in      Was Ireland a colony? Economics, politics and culture in nineteenth-century Ireland, ed. Terrence McDonough (Dublin, 2005), pp 145-65
Bayly, C.A. ‘Ireland, India and the empire 1780-1914’, in Trans. Royal Historical Soc., 6th ser., 10 (2000),           377-97
Cook, S.B.  ‘The Irish raj: Social origins and careers of Irish men in the Indian Civil Service’, in Jnl. Social      History, 20 (1987), 707-29
----,   Imperial affinities: Nineteenth-century analogies and exchanges between India and Ireland (New Delhi and London, 1993)
Crosbie, B.J.C.  ‘The Irish expatriate community in British India, c. 1750 -1900 ’ (unpublished Univ. of Cambridge Ph.D. dissertation, 2005)
Richard Davis. ‘Thomas Davis and the Indian empire: The liberalism of Young Ireland’, in Journal of Indian      History, 58/1–3 (1980), 77–91
Edney, M.H.  Mapping an empire: The geographical construction of British India 1765-1843 (London &           Chicago, 1997)
Flanagan, Kieran. ‘The rise and fall of the Celtic ineligible: Competitive examinations for the Irish and Indian      Civil services in relation to the educational and occupational structure of ireland 1853-1921 (unpublished D.Phil. dissertation, University of Sussex, 1978)
Foley, Tadhg. ‘From Templeglantine to the Golden Temple: Religion, empire, and Max Arthur Macauliffe’, in      Evangelicals and Catholics in nineteenth-century Ireland, ed. James H. Murphy (Dublin, 2005), pp 197-          208
------, & O’Connor, Maureen, eds. Ireland and India: Colonies, culture and empire (Dublin, 2007)
Fraser, T.G.  ‘Ireland and India’, in Keith Jeffery, ed. ‘An Irish empire’: Aspects of Ireland and the British      empire (Manchester, 1996), pp 77-93
Hardiman, David.  Missionaries and their medicines: A Christian modernity for tribal India (Manchester, 2008)
Hill, Myrtle. ‘Women's work: The Presbyterian Zenana mission, 1874-1914’, in Rosemary Raughter, ed.      Religious women and their history: breaking the silence (Dublin, 2005), pp 82-97
Holmes, Michael, & Holmes, Denis, eds.  Ireland and India: Connections, comparisons, contrasts (Dublin,           1997)
Holmes, Michael. ‘The Irish and India: Imperialism, nationalism, and internationalism’, in The Irish Diaspora, ed.      Alan Bielenberg (Harlow, 2000), 235-50
Kaul, Chandrika. Reporting the raj:  The British press and India c.1880-1922 (Manchester, 2004)
Lennon, Joseph. Irish orientalism: A literary and intellectual history (Syracuse, 2004)
McCormack, Jerusha, ed. China and the Irish (Dublin, 2009)
Mokyr, Joel, & Ó Gráda, Cormac. ‘The heights of the British and the Irish c.1800-1815: Evidence from the      recruits to the East India Company’s army’, in Stature, living standards and economic development:      Essays in anthropometric history, ed. John Komlos (Chicago, 1994)
Nagai, Kaori.  Empire of analogues: Kipling, India and Ireland (Cork, 2006)
O’Malley, Kate. Ireland, India and empire: Indo-Irish radical connetions 1919-64 (Dublin, 2009)
Regan-Lefebvre, Jennifer.  Cosmopolitan nationalism in the Victorian Empire: Ireland, India and the politics of      Alfred Webb (Basingstoke, 2009)
Silvestri, Michael.  Ireland and India: Nationalism, empire and memory (Basingstoke, 2009)
Walsh, Oonagh. ‘The Dublin University Mission Society, 1890-1905’, in History of Education, 24 (1995), 61-72
Wright, J.M.  Ireland, India, and nationalism in nineteenth-century literature (Cambridge, 2007)


[e] Ireland and Australasia

Akenson, D.H.  Half the world from Home: Perspectives on the Irish in New Zealand, 1869-1950 (Wellington,      1990)
Auchmuty, J.J.  ‘The Anglo-Irish influence on the foundation of Australian institutions’, in [Melbourne]      University Gazette, 25/3 (1969), 2-8
Ayres, P.  Prince of the church: Patrick Francis Moran, 1830 – 1911 (Melbourne, 2007)
Boylan, Thomas, & Foley, Timothy. ‘ “Tempering the rawness":  W. E. Hearn, Irish political economist and      intellectual life in Australia’, in The Irish-Australian Connection: An caidreamh Gael-Astrálach... , eds. Seamus Grimes and Gearóid Ó Tuathaigh, (Galway, 1989), pp  91-119
Brennan, Gerard.  ‘The Irish and law in Australia’, in Ireland and Australia: Studies in cultural and political      history, eds. Oliver MacDonagh & W.F. Mandle (London, 1986), pp 18-32
Campbell, Malcolm. Ireland’s new worlds: Immigrants, politics and society in the United States and Australia      1815-1922 (Madison, 2008)
Campbell, Ruth.  ‘Irish lawyers in Victoria, 1838-1860”, in Irish-Australian Studies: Papers delivered at the      Sixth Irish-Australian Conference, July 1990, eds.Philip Bull, Chris McConville & Noel McLachlan (Melbourne,      1991)
Condon, Kevin.  ‘All Hallows and Australia’, in Colm Kiernan, ed.  Ireland and Australia (Dublin, 1984)
Davis, Richard et al., eds.,  Irish-Australian Studies: Papers delivered at the Eighth Irish-Australian conference,      Hobart July 1995 (Sydney, 1996)
------- & David, Marianne. Ulster enterprise and public service in New Zealand and Victoria, 1870-1920: J.S.M.      Thompson and G.V. Shannon (Hobart, 2006)
Duggan, Eileen.  New Zealand [fascicle in A history of Irish Catholicism] (Dublin, 1971)
Galbally, Ann.  Redmond Barry: An Anglo-Irish Australian (Melbourne, 1995)
Geary, L.M. ‘Australia felix: Irish doctors in nineteenth-century Victoria’, in  The Irish world wide - History,      heritage, identity, 2: The Irish in the new communities, ed. Patrick O'Sullivan (Leicester, 1992), pp 162-7
-----,   & McCarthy, A.J., eds.  Ireland Australia and New Zealand: History, politics and culture (Dublin, 2008)
McCarthy, Angela.  Scottishness and Irishness in New Zealand since 1840 (Manchester, 2011)
McClelland, Ian. ‘Worlds apart: The Anglo-Irish gentry migrant experience in Australia’, in Ireland abroad:      Politics and professions in the nineteenth century, ed. Oonagh Walsh  (Dublin, 2003), pp 186-201
MacDonagh, Oliver, & Mandle, W.F., eds. Ireland and Australia: Studies in cultural and political history                 (London, 1986)
McGinley, R. ‘Irish women religious and their convent high schools in nineteenth- century Australia’, in      Australasian Catholic Record, 87/1 (Jan.. 2010), 3-19
McGovern, J.J. & O’Farrell. Australia [fascicle in A history of Irish Catholicism] (Dublin, 1971)
O’Donoghue, Thomas. ‘Colonialism, education and social change in the British empire: The cases of Australia,      Papua New Guinea and Ireland’, in Paedagogica Historica, 45/6 (2009), 787-800
O’Farrell, P.J. The Irish in Australia (2nd ed., 1992)
------. The Catholic Church and community in Australia: An Australian history (3rd edn., Kensington, 1992)
Pynter, J.R.  Doubts and certainties: A life of Alexander Leeper (Melbourne, 1997)
Reece, Bob, ed. The Irish in Western Australia  (Nedlands, 2000)
Ronayne, Jarlath. First fleet to federation: The influence of Trinity College Dublin on law, learning and politics      in colonial Australia (Dublin, 2001)
Smith, F.B.  ‘Stalwarts of the garrison: Some Irish academics in Australia’, in Australian Cultural History, 6           (1987), 74–93
Tanter, Janice. ‘The Irish base of the Sisters of St Joseph’ in Irish-Australian Studies: Papers delivered at the      Sixth Irish-Australian Conference, July 1990, eds.Philip Bull, Chris McConville & Noel McLachlan (Melbourne,      1991)
Waugh, Max. ‘Education in Victoria, 1849-62: Sir Richard Bourke and the Irish connection’, in Ireland and      Australia 1798-1998: Studies in culture, identity and migration, eds. Philip Bull, Frances Devlin-Glass &           Helen Doyle (Sydney, 2000) pp 102-12


[f]  Ireland and Africa

Akenson, D.H.  Occasional papers on the Irish in South Africa (Grahamstown, 1991)
Dempsey, Mary. ‘The birth of a mission’, in History Ireland, 14:4 (2006), 25-29   [Medical Missionaries of Mary]
Doyle, Elaine. ‘The Qua Iboe Mission, 1887-1925’ (unpublished Ph.D. dissertation, Queen’s University Belfast,      2010)
Doyle, F.B. South Africa [fascicle in A history of Irish Catholicism] (Dublin, 1971)
Durrill, Wayne K. ‘Shaping a settler elite: Students, competition and leadership at South African College,           1829-95’, in Jnl. African History, 41 (2000), 221-39
Egan, Bartholomew, ‘An Irish Franciscan in South Africa’, in Collectanea Hibernica, 17 (1975), 103-9
Ebelebe, Charles. Africa and the New Face of Mission: A Critical Assessment of the Legacy of the Irish      Spiritans Among the Igbo of South-eastern Nigeria (Washington, 2009)  
Girvin, S. D. ‘Three Irish-born judges at the Cape 1861-1896’, in Irish Jurist, 24 (1989), 99-112
Hogan, E.M. Catholic missionaries and Liberia : a study of Christian enterprise in West Africa, 1842-1950           (Cork, 1981)
Jordan, J.P., Bishop Shanahan of Southern Nigeria (Dublin, 1949)
Kiggins, Thomas.  Maynooth mission to Africa: The story of St. Patrick's, Kiltegan (Dublin, 1991)
Laidlaw, Zoe. Laidlaw, Zoë. ‘Richard Bourke: Irish liberalism tempered by empire’, in Colonial lives across the      British Empire: Imperial careering in the long nineteenth century, eds. David Lambert & Alan Lester           (Cambridge, 2006), pp 113-44
Livingstone, W.P. Mary Slessor of Calabar: Pioneer missionary (London,1916)
Lyons, J.B., Surgeon Major Parke's African journey 1887-89 (Dublin, 1994)
McCracken, Donal. The Irish Pro-Boers 1877-1902 (Johannesburg, 1989)
-----. ed. The Irish in Southern Africa 1795- 1910 (Durban, 1992)
-----, ed. Ireland and South Africa in modern times (Dublin, 1996)
J.L. McCracken. New light at the Cape of Good Hope: William Porter, the father of Cape liberalism (Belfast,      1993)
Manton, John. ‘The Roman Catholic mission contribution to leprosy control in Ogoja Province, Nigeria,                1936-67’ (unpublished D.Phil. dissertation, Oxford, 1999)
------.   ‘Making modernity with medicine: Mission, state, and community in leprosy control, Ogoja, Nigeria,      1945-1950’, in The development of modern medicine in non-Western countries: historical perspectives,      ed. H.Ebrahimnejad (London, 2009), pp 160-83
Moloney, R. ‘Charles Stokes (1852-1895): An Irishman in nineteenth-century Africa’, in Studies: An Irish      quarterly review, 87 (1998), 128-34
Nugent, A. ‘Irish Benedictines in Africa’, in The Irish Benedictines: A history, eds. M. Browne & C.N. Ó           Clabaigh (Blackrock, 2005), pp 202-10
Ó Siochan, Seamus. Roger Casement: Imperialist, rebel, revolutionary (Dublin, 2008)
O’Sullivan, Niamh. ‘Lines of resistance: The O'Kelly brothers in the Sudan’, in Eire-Ireland, 33/34 (1998/99),      131-56
Spiers, E.M. The Victorian soldier in Africa (Manchester, 2004)

[g]  Ireland and North America  

Banks, Margaret,  Edward Blake, Irish nationalist: A Canadian statesman in Irish politics, 1892-1907 (Toronto,      1957)
Clark, Robert D. The odyssey of Thomas Condon: Irish immigrant, frontier missionary, Oregon geologist          (Portland, 1989)
Curtis, Bruce.  ‘Irish schools for Canada: Arthur Buller to the bishop of Quebec, 1838’, in Historical Studies in      Education, 13/1 (2001), 49-58
Doyle, D.N.  ‘Irish Catholicism in the diaspora: The case of the United States’, in Brendan Bradshaw & Daire      Keogh, eds. Christianity in Ireland: revisiting the story (Dublin, 2002), pp 231-48
-----, ‘Irish elites in North America and liberal democracy’, in Radharc, 3 (2002), 29-54
Errington, Elizabeth Jane. Emigrant worlds and transatlantic communities: Migration to Upper Canada in the      first half of the nineteenth century (Montreal and Kingston, 2007)
Friedland, Martin L. The University of Toronto: A history (Toronto, 2002)
Gleason, Philip. Contending with modernity: Catholic higher education in the twentieth century (New York,      1995)
-----.  ‘Education, Higher’, in Glazier, M.A., ed. Encyclopaedia of the Irish in America (Washington, 1997)
Grace, R.J.  ‘Irish immigration and settlement in a Catholic city: Quebec, 1842-61’, in Canadian Historical      Review, 84/2 (2003),  217-51
Hoeveler, J.D.  James McCosh and the Scottish intellectual tradition: from Glasgow to Princeton (Princeton,      1981)
Houston, C.J., & Smyth, W.J. Irish emigration and Canadian settlement (Toronto, 1990)
Kelly, Helen. Irish ‘Ingleses’: The Irish immigrant experience in Argentina, 1840-1920 (Dublin, 2009)
Kenny, Kevin. The American-Irish: A history (Harlow, 2000)
Koos, Greg. ‘The Irish hedge schoolmaster in the American Backcountry’, in New Hibernia Review, 5/2           (2001), 9-26)
Lee, J.J., & Casey, M. R. Making the Irish American: History and heritage of the  Irish in the United States      (New York, 2006)
McEvoy, T.T. The United States of America: The Irish clergyman [fascicle in A history of Irish Catholicism]           (Dublin, 1970)
Metress, S. P., & Hardy-Johnston, D. M.  The Irish in North America: A regional bibliography (Toronto, 1999)
Monahan, A.P. Canada [fascicle in A history of Irish Catholicism] (Dublin, 1971)
Murphy, T. and Stortz, G., eds. Creed and culture: The place of English-speaking Catholics in Canadian      society, 1750-1930 (Montreal and Kingston, 1993)
Nolan, Janet. ‘Education: Irish-American teachers in public schools, 1880-1920’, in Glazier, M.A., ed.      Encyclopaedia of the Irish in America (Washington, 1997)
Ní Bhroiméil, Úna. ‘The creation of an Irish culture in the United States:The Gaelic movement, 1870-1915’, in      New Hibernia Review, 5/3 (2001), 87-100
O’Toole, J.M. Catholic Boston 1870-1970 (Boston, 1985)
Rudin, Ronald. ‘The Irish Palatines in Ontario: religion, ethnicity and rural migration’, in Canadian papers in rural      history,  9 (1994), 259-289
Wilson, D.A. ‘Celticism, Catholicism and colonialism: The intellectual frontiers of Thomas D’Arcy McGee’, in      Exceptional peoples? Irish and Scots on the frontier, ed. Craig, Cairns [special issue of the Journal of Irish      and Scottish Studies, 3/1 (autumn 2009)], pp 121-38


[h] Of comparative interest

Anderson, D.H. Universities and elites in Britain since 1800 (London, 1992)
Arnold, David. Science, technology, and medicine in Colonial India (Cambridge, 2000)
Ballantyne, Tony. Orientalism and race: Aryanism in the British empire  (London, 2001)
Ballhatchet, K. Caste,Class and Catholicism in India, 1789-1914 (London, 1998)
Barringer, Terry. Administering empire: An annotated checklist of personal memoirs and related studies           (London, 2004)
Bayly, C.A. Imperial meridian: The British empire and the world, 1780-1830 (London, 1989)
Bonner, T.N. Becoming a physician: Medical education in Great Britain France, Germany and the United      States, 1750-1945 (Oxford, 1996)   
Buchanan, R.A. ‘Gentlemen engineers: The making of a profesion’, in Victorian Studies, 26 (1983, 407-29
Coombes, A.E., ed.  Rethinking settler colonialism... (Manchester, 2006)
Crowther, M.A. & Dupree, M.W.  Medical lives in the age of surgical revolution (Cambridge, 2007)
Engels, Dagmar.  ‘Modes of knowledge, modes of power: Universities in nineteenth-century India’, in      Contesting colonial hegemony: State and society in Africa and India, eds. Engels, Dagmar, & Marks, Shula      (London and New York,1994), pp 87-109
Etherington, Norman. Missions and empire  (Oxford, 2008)
Fry, Michael. The Scottish empire  (Edinburgh, 2001)
Harrison, Mark. Public health in British India: Anglo-Indian preventive medicine, 1859-1914 (Cambridge, 1994)
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