The northern Ireland conflict

Schlagwörter:
Protestants, Ulster, Catholics, Scottish, settlers, Referat, Hausaufgabe, The northern Ireland conflict
Themengleiche Dokumente anzeigen

Referat
THE NORTHERN IRELAND CONFLICT History of The Troubles Hearing about the Conflict in Northern Ireland in the media it mainly seems to be a sectarian disagreement between the Catholic and Protestant denomination. But having a closer look to the country s history you will face the fact of the steady supremacy of Great Britain. And of course it s obvious that this couldn t go well for a long period of time. It all started with the Anglo-Norman invasion in 1171 when the Normans gained control of a huge part of the Irish island. Few hundred years later in 1541 the English monarch Henry VIII declared himself King of Ireland. With his attempt to convert the Catholic Irish he started up the religious conflict whereas the invasion and settlement was the origin of the conflict between the Irish and ...

Autor:
Anzahl Wörter:
2986
Art:
Fachbereichsarbeit
Sprache:
Englisch
Zurück