Conference 03, Historical Studies II


3rd Irish Conference of Historians, Queen’s University Belfast, 1957


  • Michael Roberts (ed.), Historical Studies II: papers read before the Third Irish Conference of Historians, held in Belfast in May 1957 (London: Bowes and Bowes, 1959)

Table of Contents:

  • Denys Hay, Professor of Mediaeval History, University of Edinburgh, ‘Geographical Abstractions and the Historian’, pp. 1-16
  • John Watt, Assistant Lecturer in History, University College, Dublin, ‘The Development of the Theory of Temporal Authority of the Papacy by the Thirteenth Century Canonists’, pp. 17-28
  • J.C. Beckett, Professor of Irish History, Queen’s University, Belfast, ‘The Confederation of Kilkenny Reviewed’, pp. 29-41
  • Asa Briggs, Professor of Modern History, University of Leeds, ‘Chartism Reconsidered’, pp. 42-59
  • F.S.L. Lyons, Fellow of Trinity College, Dublin, ‘The Economic Ideas of Parnell’, pp.60-78
  • J.L. McCracken, Professor of History, Magee University College, Londonderry, ‘The Members of the Cape Parliament, 1854-1910’, pp. 79-XX