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Accepting PhD Students

PhD projects

I am open to PhD applications in the fields of: - Linguistics: formulaic language, multiword-fixed expressions in Irish - Memory Studies: ideas of collective and cultural memory in linguistic landscapes - Folkloristics: the narrative tradition and verbal arts.

20052019

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Research Output

2019

A life history of the Irish ecotype 'tied stones and loose dogs'

MacCoinnigh, M., 2019, In : Journal of Ethnology and Folkloristics. 13, 1, p. 51-78

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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The Irish Language in Belfast: the role of a language in post-conflict reconciliation

Linda Ervine, Dr Pól Deeds & MacCoinnigh, M., May 2019, The Routledge Handbook of Language in Conflict. Evans, M., Jeffries, L. & O'Driscoll, J. (eds.). London: Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group, p. 556-573 (Routledge Handbooks in Applied Linguistics).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

2018

An Friotalfhocal sa Ghaeilge

MacCoinnigh, M., 20 Jun 2018, (Accepted) Éire agus an Eoraip: nascanna staire, litríochta, cultúir agus teanga. LeabhairCOMHAR, 19 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

2017

Comparáidí Seanfhoclacha na Gaeilge: Súil ar an Fháthchiall

MacCoinnigh, M., 2017, Soilse ar na dumhchannaí: Aistí i gcuimhne ar Mhuiris Ó Meara. LeabhairCOMHAR, 19 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

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The Irish proverbial comparison ‘chomh + ADJ + le + NP’

MacCoinnigh, M., 14 Dec 2017, In : Zeitschrift fur celtische Philologie. 64, 1, p. 207–254 48 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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2016

Exploring an Ancestral Irish Adage

MacCoinnigh, M., Nov 2016, Proceedings of the 10th Interdisciplinary Colloquium on Proverbs. ACTAS ICP10 .

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

2015

Structural Aspects of Proverbs

Mac Coinnigh, M., Apr 2015, Introduction to Paremiology: A Comprehensive Guide to Proverb Studies. Hrisztova-Gotthardt, H. & Aleksa Varga, M. (eds.). Berlin: de Gruyter, p. 112-132 21 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Open Access
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‘The Crab’s Walk’: Wellerism and Fable (AT276) by Bo Almqvist

Mac Coinnigh, M., 2015, "Bis dat, qui cito dat” – Gegengabe in Paremiology, Folklore, Language, and Literature. Honoring Wolfgang Mieder on His Seventieth Birthday . Grandl, C. & McKenna, K. J. (eds.). New York: Peter Lang, p. 29-42

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2013

The Blason Populaire: Slurs and Stereotypes in Irish Proverbial Material

Mac Coinnigh, M., 12 Jun 2013, In : Folklore. 124, 2, p. 157-177 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations (Scopus)
2012

Syntactic Structures in Irish-Language Proverbs

Mac Coinnigh, M., 2012, In : Proverbium: Yearbook of International Proverb Scholarship. 29, p. 95-136 41 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2010

A Collection of Irish Proverbs by James Hardiman

Mac Coinnigh, M., Nov 2010, p. 1-11. 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

A Collection of Irish Proverbs by James Hardiman

Mac Coinnigh, M., 2010, The 4nd Interdisciplinary Colloquium on Proverbs. ACTAS ICP10 Proceedings.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

2009

Blason Populaire in Irish proverbial expressions: Categorisation and Analysis

Mac Coinnigh, M., 2009, Proceedings of the 2nd Interdisciplinary Colloquium on Proverbs (ACTAS ICP2008). Vol. 2. p. 260-272

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

2008

Ábhar Seanfhoclach na Gaeilge mar fhoinse Blason Populaire

Mac Coinnigh, M., 2008, In : Béascna: Iris Bhéaloideasa agus Eitneolaíochta. 4, p. 155-167 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2007

An Seanfhocal agus an Nua-Léann: Gnéithe de Phaireimeagrafaíocht na Gaeilge

Mac Coinnigh, M., Dec 2007, In : Leann. 1, p. 47-61 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2006

The Use of CALL in Irish Language Teaching: The Way Forward?

Mac Coinnigh, M., 01 Oct 2006, In : Computer Assisted Language Learning. 19, 4, p. 287-300 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)
2005

Foirmeacha Seanfhoclacha na Gaeilge: Aicmiú agus Catagóiriú

Translated title of the contribution: Irish Proverbial Forms: Classification and CategorisationMac Coinnigh, M., 2005, In : Taighde agus Teagasc. 5, p. 1-12 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle