Contests and contexts : the Irish language and Ireland's socio-economic development
by Walsh, JohnPublished by : Peter Lang, 2011 (Oxford) Physical details: xxiii, 468 p. 23 cm. ISBN:3039119141.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. -461) and index.
Introduction -- Overview of Irish language -- Approaches to language and development: contributions from history -- Language, culture and development: elaborating a theoretical framework -- The influence of the Irish language on socio-economic development in the Gaeltacht -- Case-studies on the influence of the Irish language on socio-economic development in the Gaeltacht -- A changing relationship between language and socio-economic development: the evolution of édarás na Gaeltachta -- The influence of Irish on development in an urban setting: West Belfast and Galway City -- Conclusions.