Proceedings of the Royal Irish Academy Volume 117, 2017 (Print Copy)
Journal DetailsPublished date
15 November 2017
Frequency: 1 Annually
Edited by: James Kelly and Tomás Ó Carragáin
Proceedings of the Royal Irish Academy is a peer-reviewed journal which publishes original research papers primarily in the fields of archaeology and history, but also welcomes submissions on aspects of culture, including material culture, from the perspectives of other disciplines, as well as submissions in Celtic Studies and literature.
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- Editorial (pp. i-iii)
Tomás Ó Carragáin
- The development of the hillfort in prehistoric Ireland (pp. 3-61)
- Luigne Breg and the origins of the Uí Néill (pp. 65-99)
- Christianising pagan worlds in conversion-era Ireland: archaeological evidence for the origins of Irish ecclesiastical sites (pp. 103-130)
- The Prosperous, Co. Kildare, Crozier: archaeology and use (pp. 133-181)
Cormac Bourke and Duncan Hook
- Violence and authority: the sheriff and seneschal in late medieval Ireland (pp. 185-206)
- R.L. Edgeworth and optical telegraphy in Ireland, c. 1790–1805 (pp. 209-235)
Adrian James Kirwan
- Professor John Wardell and university history in Ireland in the early twentieth century(pp. 239-260)
- In Retrospect: Françoise Henry's published works – an overview (pp. 263-274)