Rugby Football and Irish Society 1995-2015

O'Callaghan, Liam (2017) Rugby Football and Irish Society 1995-2015. In: The Rugby World in the Professional Era. Routledge, London, pp. 9-24. ISBN 978-1138665446

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This book chapter examines the evolution of rugby union in Ireland over the twenty years since the game turned professional. the growth and success of the game are analysed in the context of social and economic change in Ireland, specifically the period of the Celtic Tiger, increased secularis and evolving identity politics.

Item Type: Book Section
Keywords: Rugby union, professional rugby, Irish rugby, Celtic Tiger
Faculty / Department: Faculty of Science > School of Health Sciences
Depositing User: Liam O'Callaghan
Date Deposited: 21 Jun 2017 10:19
Last Modified: 21 Jun 2017 10:19

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