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Teaching the Irish Civil War, 1922-1923

Added: 24 Apr 2020 Contributor: PDST Resource type: Guide/notes / Reference / Primary Source / Secondary Source

PDST resource on applying the lessons of research on teaching emotive and
controversial history to develop senior cycle students’ ability to
think critically about a historically contentious episode
November 2019

How it maps to the curriculum


Strand: Later Modern Ireland

Strand unit: 3 Sovereignty 1912-1949

Suggestions for use: Primary and Secondary sources can be used to foster equiry based learning on the topic of the Irish Civil War. Booklet also includes background notes and reference materials for teachers approaching controversial or emotive topics

Meta information

  • Asset type: Document
  • Language: English
  • Rights: Attribution-ShareAlike Creative Commons
  • Cost: No
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