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PhD projects

I am open to PhD applications in the fields of: - Protestantism in Ireland since 1600 - Comparative history of evangelical Protestantism - Pre-Troubles religious history of Northern Ireland

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Research Output

2018

Protestant Dissent in Ireland

Holmes, A., 18 Jun 2018, The Oxford History of Protestant Dissenting Traditions, volume II: The Long Eighteenth Century, c.1689-c.1828. Thompson, A. C. (ed.). Oxford: Oxford University Press, p. 119-38

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Protestantism in the Nineteenth Century: Revival and Crisis

Holmes, A., 26 Apr 2018, The Cambridge History of Ireland, Volume III: 1730-1880. Kelly, J. (ed.). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, p. 331-49

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Review of Kyle Hughes, The Scots in Victorian and Edwardian Belfast: A Study in Elite Migration (Edinburgh, 2013)

Holmes, A., 01 Sep 2018, In : Scottish Historical Review. 97, 2, p. 232-233

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review

Union and Presbyterian Ulster Scots: William McComb, James McKnight, and The Repealer Repulsed

Holmes, A., 18 Jan 2018, Literature and Unions: Scottish Texts , British Contexts. Carruthers, G. & Kidd, C. (eds.). Oxford : Oxford University Press, p. 165-91

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2017

Evangelism, revivals, and foreign mission

Holmes, A., Apr 2017, The Oxford History of Protestant Dissenting Traditions - Volume III: The Nineteenth Century. Larsen, T. & Ledger-Lomas, M. (eds.). Oxford: Oxford University Press, p. 389-406

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Protestants

Holmes, A. & Biagini, E., Apr 2017, The Cambridge Social History of Modern Ireland . Biagini, E. & Daly, M. (eds.). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, p. 88-122

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Protestants and 'Greater Ireland': mission, migration, and identity in the nineteenth century

Holmes, A. R., 08 Nov 2017, In : Irish Historical Studies. 41, 160, p. 275-285 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

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2016

Contesting Irish exceptionalism: Sean Connolly's Irish History

Hayton, D. & Holmes, A., 2016, Ourselves alone? Religion, society and politics in eighteenth- and nineteenth-century Ireland: Essays presented to S.J. Connolly. Dublin: Four Courts Press, p. 13-19 7 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Migration, Mission, and Identity: Presbyterian Fundraising and the Evangelization of the Irish Catholic Diaspora, c. 1840-70

Holmes, A., Mar 2016, Ourselves alone? Religion, society and politics in eighteenth- and nineteenth-century Ireland: Essays Presented to S.J. Connolly. Four Courts Press, p. 154-68 15 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Patrick

Holmes, A. R., 01 Jan 2016, Making and Remaking Saints in Nineteenth-Century Britain. Manchester University Press, p. 77-91 15 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

1 Citation (Scopus)

Personal conversion, revival, and the Holy Spirit: Presbyterian evangelicalism in early nineteenth-century Ulster

Holmes, A., Jun 2016, Heart Religion: Evangelical Piety in England and Ireland, 1690-1850 . Coffey, J. (ed.). Oxford: Oxford University Press, p. 181-201 20 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Presbyterian History in Ireland: Two Seventeenth-Century Narratives - Patrick Adair and Andrew Stewart

Holmes, A. (ed.), Armstrong, R. (ed.), Spurlock, S. (ed.) & Walsh, P. (ed.), Jun 2016, Belfast: Ulster Historical Foundation. 400 p.

Research output: Book/ReportScholarly edition

Rediscovery, Controversy, and Identity: The Use of Adair's Narrative, c. 1825-1914

Holmes, A., Jun 2016, Presbyterian History in Ireland: Two Seventeenth-Century Narratives - Patrick Adair and Andrew Stewart. Armstrong, R., Holmes, A., Spurlock, S. & Walsh, P. (eds.). Belfast: Ulster Historical Foundation, p. 47-60 14 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Review of David Fitzpatrick, Descendancy: Irish Protestant Histories since 1795 (Cambridge, 2014)

Holmes, A., 2016, In : Irish Economic and Social History. 43, p. 142-143

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review

2015
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3 Citations (Scopus)
2196 Downloads (Pure)
2014
Open Access
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2 Citations (Scopus)
711 Downloads (Pure)

Presbyterians, Loyalty and Orangeism in Nineteenth-Century Ulster

Holmes, A., 15 May 2014, Loyalism and the Formation of the British World, 1775-1914. Blackstock, A. & O'Gorman, F. (eds.). Woodbridge: Boydell and Brewer, p. 125-144

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

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1 Citation (Scopus)
557 Downloads (Pure)
2013

Popular Culture, 1600-1914

Connolly, S. & Holmes, A., 08 Jan 2013, Ulster since 1600: Politics, Economy and Society. Oxford: Oxford University Press, p. 106-20 14 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2 Citations (Scopus)

Religious conflict in Ulster, c. 1780-1886

Holmes, A., 01 May 2013, Protestant-Catholic Conflict from the Reformation to the 21st Century: The Dynamics of Religious Difference . Wolffe, J. (ed.). Palgrave Macmillan, p. 101–131 30 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Revivalism and fundamentalism in Ulster: W. P. Nicholson in context

Holmes, A., 01 Oct 2013, Evangelicalism and Fundamentalism: The Experience of the United Kingdom during the Twentieth Century . Bebbington, D. W. & Jones, D. C. (eds.). Oxford University Press, p. 253-72 19 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

The Common Sense Bible: Irish Presbyterians, Samuel Davidson, and Biblical Criticism, c. 1800 to 1865

Holmes, A., 01 Oct 2013, Dissent and the Bible in Britain, 1650-1950. Mandelbrote, S. & Ledger-Lomas, M. (eds.). Oxford University Press, p. 176-204 28 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Review of Gerald R. Hall, Ulster liberalism 1778-1876: the middle path (Dublin, 2011)

Holmes, A., Oct 2012, In : Parliamentary History. 31, 3, p. 490-492 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review

The Ulster Revival of 1859: causes, controversies and consequences

Holmes, A., Jul 2012, In : The Journal of Ecclesiastical History. 63, 3, p. 488-515 28 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Citations (Scopus)
2011
6 Citations (Scopus)

Review of Andrew Scholes, The Church of Ireland and the Third Home Rule Bill (Dublin, 2010)

Holmes, A., May 2011, In : Irish Studies Review. 19, 2, p. 160-162 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review

2010

Covenanter Politics: Evangelicalism, Political Liberalism and Ulster Presbyterians, 1798-1914

Holmes, A., Apr 2010, In : English Historical Review. 125, 513, p. 340-369 30 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Citations (Scopus)

Review of Juliana Adelman, Communities of science in nineteenth-century Ireland (London, 2009)

Holmes, A., Nov 2010, In : Irish Historical Studies. 37, 146, p. 329-329 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review

2009

Presbyterian Religion, Historiography and Ulster Scots Identity, c. 1800 to 1914

Holmes, A., Sep 2009, In : Historical Journal. 52, 3, p. 615-640 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Citations (Scopus)

Presbyterian religion, poetry and politics in Ulster, c.1770-1850

Holmes, A., May 2009, Revising Robert Burns and Ulster: literature, religion and politics, c. 1770-1920. Ferguson, F. & Holmes, A. R. (eds.). Four Courts Press, p. 37-63 27 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Review of Steve Bruce, Paisley: religion and politics in Northern Ireland (Oxford, 2007)

Holmes, A., Mar 2009, In : Books and Culture. 15, 2, p. 28-29

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review

2008

Irish Presbyterian commemorations of their Scottish past, c. 1830 to 1914

Holmes, A., Mar 2008, Ireland and Scotland in the Nineteenth Century. Ferguson, F. & McConnel, J. (eds.). Four Courts Press, p. 48-61 14 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Presbyterians and science in the north of Ireland before 1874

Holmes, A., Dec 2008, In : The British Journal for the History of Science. 41, 4, p. 541-565 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Citations (Scopus)

Review of Daithí Ó Corráin, Rendering to God and Caesar: the Irish churches and the two states in Ireland, 1949-73 (Manchester, 2007)

Holmes, A., Sep 2008, In : Church History. 77, 3, p. 749-750 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review

2007

Review of D.G. Boyce and Alan O’Day (eds), The Ulster Crisis 1885-1921 (Basingstoke, 2006)

Holmes, A., 2007, In : Irish Economic and Social History. 34, p. 88-90 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review

2006

Biblical authority and the impact of higher criticism in Irish Presbyterianism, c. 1850-1930

Holmes, A., Jun 2006, In : Church History. 75, p. 343-373 31 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Conclusion

Holmes, A., 2006, Protestant Millennialism, Evangelicalism, and Irish Society, 1790-2005. Gribben, C. & Holmes, A. R. (eds.). Palgrave Macmillan, p. 228-234 7 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

5 Citations (Scopus)