Lynch (Matthew) (ed.), Nugent (Patrick) (ed.): Clare: history and society; interdisciplinary essays on the history of an Irish county / editors: Matthew Lynch, Patrick Nugent.
H&S, 18. Dublin: Geography Publications, 2008. xxxv + 789 pp.


Ní Dheá (Eilís): Scríobhaithe lámhscríbhinní Gaeilge i gContae an Chláir 1700–1900.
In Clare history and society (2008), pp. 139–155.

Griffin (Michael J.): ‘Our native tongue most shamefully rejected’: education, print culture and English literature in eighteenth century Ennis.
In Clare history and society (2008), pp. 157–174.
Describes the cultural, educational and linguistic milieu of late-18th-c. Ennis, characterized by the mutual influence of English and Irish (in a context of language shift) with respect to oral and print culture and public language use.

Ó Madagáin (Breandán): Eugene O’Curry 1794–1862: pioneer of Irish scholarship.
In Clare history and society (2008), pp. 425–448.

Ní Chiosáin (Máire): The Irish language in Co. Clare in the early 20th century: a census-based perspective.
In Clare history and society (2008), pp. 503–520.