By Thomas Duddy

ISBN-10: 0415206928

ISBN-13: 9780415206921

ISBN-10: 0415206936

ISBN-13: 9780415206938

the 1st entire advent to the topic ever released, A background of Irish Thought provides an inclusive survey of Irish idea and the background of Irish rules opposed to the backdrop of present political and social switch in Ireland.
Clearly written and interesting, the survey introduces an array of philosophers, polemicists, ideologists, satirists, scientists, poets and political and social reformers, from the nameless seventh-century monk, the Irish Augustine, and John Scottus Eriugena, to the 20th century and W.B. Yeats and Iris Murdoch.
Thomas Duddy rediscovers the liveliest and such a lot contested matters within the Irish prior, and brings the background of Irish suggestion brand new. This quantity might be of significant worth to someone drawn to Irish tradition and its highbrow history.

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