Native and Natural: Aspects of the Concepts of "Right" and "Freedom" in Irish

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Peter McQuillan analyzes a number of key words in the Irish language--duchas, duthaigh, dual, and saoirse--along with derivatives and associated terms in order to reveal their relationships to historical and cultural texts. He demonstrates how the pragmatic, semantic, and syntactic range of these terms evolved over time in relation to differing historical conditions, thereby underscoring characteristic features of the Irish language and of Irish cultural attitudes, practices, and experiences. McQuillan establishes ...

Native and Natural: Aspects of the Concepts of "Right" and "Freedom" in Irish 2004, Cork University Press

ISBN-13: 9781859183649

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Native and Natural: Aspects of the Concepts of 'right' and 'freedom' in Irish 2003, University of Notre Dame Press

ISBN-13: 9780268034771

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