Belfast: The Rise and Fall of a Civic Culture?

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Abstract

A discussion of the extent to which Belfast participated in the spirit of civic pride and commitment to urban renewal that historians have identified as a key feature of nineteenth-century British cities.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationBelfast: The Emerging City 1850-1914
EditorsOlwen Purdue
Place of PublicationDublin
PublisherIrish Academic Press
Pages25-48
Number of pages23
ISBN (Print)9 780716 531678
Publication statusPublished - 15 Nov 2012

Keywords

  • civic pride, urbanisation, local government

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    Connolly, S. (2012). Belfast: The Rise and Fall of a Civic Culture? In O. Purdue (Ed.), Belfast: The Emerging City 1850-1914 (pp. 25-48). Irish Academic Press.