Belfast: The Rise and Fall of a Civic Culture?

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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
Number of pages23
ISBN (Print)9 780716 531678
Publication statusPublished - 15 Nov 2012


  • civic pride, urbanisation, local government


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