A Mirror to Kathleen's Face: Education in Independent by Donald Akenson

By Donald Akenson

First released in 1975, Donald Akenson’s booklet used to be on the leading edge of a notably new method of the research of Irish academic heritage. rather than investigating the evolution of the universities as an remoted approach, he explores the advanced interrelations of Irish schooling, associations and society, treating the universities as cultural litmus paper. by way of proposing Ireland’s faculties as a mirrored image of the society that produced them, Professor Akenson demonstrates that they're, honestly, "a reflect to the face of Kathleen ni Houlihan".

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