THE ROYAL IRISH ACADEMY IS IRELAND'S LEADING BODY OF EXPERTS IN THE SCIENCES AND HUMANITIES

The Royal Irish Academy/Acadamh Ríoga na hÉireann champions research. We identify and recognise Ireland’s world class researchers. We support scholarship and promote awareness of how science and the humanities enrich our lives and benefit society. We believe that good research needs to be promoted, sustained and communicated. The Academy is run by a Council of its members. Membership is by election and considered the highest academic honour in Ireland.

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A new welfare imaginary for the island of Ireland

Monday, 13 September 2021

In today’s ARINS blog, Mary P. Murphy discusses how our society can collaborate to imagine a better welfare state across issues of social security, poverty and inequality, north and south.

Publications, Publications Blog, ARINS - Analysis and Research: Ireland North and South

Royal Irish Academy journals to be hosted on Project MUSE

Friday, 10 September 2021

From 2022 readers will be able to access our journals on Project MUSE's cutting-edge platform. 

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Did climatic change play a role in the introduction of farming in Neolithic Ireland?

Wednesday, 8 September 2021

In today's blog on Climate and Society in Ireland, Meriel McClatchie and Aaron Potito trace environmental, climatic and social change in Neolithic Ireland.

Publications, Publications Blog, Climate and Society in Ireland

Open call for membership of Editorial Board for Biology and Environment

Wednesday, 8 September 2021

The Royal Irish Academy is seeking expressions of interest from suitably qualified individuals who are willing to serve on the Editorial Board of its journal Biology and Environment.

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Have you been reading our journals?

Monday, 6 September 2021

Here's a list of the top ten articles downloaded by our readers.

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ARINS podcast episode 3: who should be allowed to vote?

Thursday, 2 September 2021

In this episode, Christopher McCrudden and Oran Doyle discuss the franchise in Irish unification referendums.

Publications, ARINS - Analysis and Research: Ireland North and South

Climate change and hunter gatherers in Ireland

Wednesday, 1 September 2021

In today's blog on Climate and Society in Ireland Graeme Warren reviews evidence for the potential impact of climate change on the earliest human settlement of Ireland.

Publications, Publications Blog, Climate and Society in Ireland

The Morass of Academic Selection

Monday, 30 August 2021

In today’s ARINS blog, Dr Martin Brown, School of Policy and Practice, DCU Institute of Education discusses the advantages, disadvantages and unintended consequences of academic selection.

Publications, Publications Blog, ARINS - Analysis and Research: Ireland North and South

New blog series on Climate and Society in Ireland

Thursday, 26 August 2021

Our new blog series will explore the varied environmental, climatic and social changes that occurred in Ireland from early prehistory to the early 21st century. 

Publications, Publications Blog, Climate and Society in Ireland

Megalithic Art of the Passage Tombs at Knowth, Co. Meath

Wednesday, 18 August 2021

‘Open the door to heritage’ for Heritage Week 2021 through the megalithic carvings at the Knowth passage tombs

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