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    • Geography under threat in Irish second-level education 

      Cawley, Mary (Taylor & Francis, 1998)
      Recent Department of Education recommendations for a revised second-level junior cycle programme in the Republic of Ireland omitted geography from its established position in the core curriculum. This paper describes the ...
    • Placing Ireland's transition to a knowledge economy within a global context 

      White, Mark C.; Grimes, Seamus (Edward Elgar, 2005)
      Throughout most of the 20th century the Republic of Ireland suffered from persistently high unemployment and chronic emigration and as a result employment creation drove industrial policy. During a period of rapid growth ...
    • School choice and school catchment: Post‐primary education in Galway city 

      Grimes, Seamus (Taylor & Francis, 1984)
      While research to date at the national level has adequately illustrated the nature and extent of class bias in Irish education, there has been little attempt to examine the spatial organisation of the system at the local ...