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ISME Website History Standing Committee IHME Homepage IRELAND - Key Reference  Ireland: Curriculum development in troubled times by Marie McCarthy   This book chapter is a key reference for the historical development of music education in Argentina. It was published as Chapter 5 in The Origins and Foundations of Music Education: Cross-Cultural Historical Studies of Music in Compulsory Schooling by Gordon Cox and Robin Stevens.  This booik was fIrst published in hardcopy edition in 2010, then in paperback edition in 2011 as part of the Continuum Studies in Educational Research - Series Editor: Anthony Haynes -  by Continuum International Publishing Group, London.     For details of the following formats, click on the appropriate icon below to go to the following links:         Hardcopy version -         Paperback version -         eBook version -  online retilers for Bloomsbury (Continuum) eBook publications include Amazon Kindle, Google Play, Kobo and Apple.  The following list of references utilised by the authors in the writing of this chapter may be a useful source of information for scholars and researchers interested in the history of music education in Ireland.   Breen, D. (1926a), ‘School-Music: Its place in the national life’, The Irish School Weekly, 77 (1 May), 558. Breen, D. (1926b), ‘School-Music: Its place in the national life’, The Irish School Weekly, 77 (May 15), 620. Commissioners of National Education (1834–1921), Annual Reports. Dublin: Office of National Education. Commissioners of National Education (1898), Final Report of Royal Commission on Manual and Practical Instruction in Primary Schools.  Dublin: Office of National  Education. Commissioners of National Education (1900), ‘Revised Programme of Instruction in National Schools’, in Annual Reports 1900–1901 (Appendix). Dublin: Office of National Education. Commissioners of National Education (1922),  Minutes of the Proceedings of the Annual Reports Commissioners of National Education at their Special Meeting on Tuesday, the 31st January, 1922. Dublin: Office of National Education. Coolahan, J. (1981), Irish Education: History and Structure. Dublin: Institute of Public  Administration. Corcoran, T. (1923), ‘Music and language in Irish Schools’, The Irish Monthly, 51 (July), 338-340. Corcoran, T.  (1933), ‘National literature through national music’, The Irish Monthly, 61 (July), 410-12. Crosbie, P. (1981), Your Dinner's Poured Out. Dublin: O'Brien Press. Dia Linn Lá 'Gus Oídhche 's Pádraig Aspal Éireann (1917). Baile Átha Cliath: Brún agus Ó Nualláin Teor.. Goodman, P. (1907), The Irish Minstrel: A Collection of Songs for Use in Irish Schools. Sel. and arr. by P. Goodman. Dublin: M. H. Gill. Hullah, J. (1842/1983), Wilhem's Method of Teaching Singing, intro. B. Rainbow. Kilkenny: Boethius Press. Irish School Weekly (1902), ‘Circular to Training Colleges—Music’, 6 December, 10. Irish School Weekly (1914), ‘A New Song’, 3 October, 714. Irish School Weekly (1916), ‘Irish National Teachers Organisation Congress: An Influential Gathering’, May 6 and 13, 453. Irish School Weekly (1917), ‘Memorandum on Suggested Changes in Present School Programmes’, 3 March, 122. Irish School Weekly (1925), ‘Cuirm Ceoil: Successful Schools' Concert in Cork’, 11 July, 852. Irish Teachers Journal (1873), ‘Drawing and Singing of National Schools’, 12 April, 101. Journal of the Ivernian Society  2 (October 1909), ‘Notes’, 124. Moore, T. (1834), Irish Melodies. London: Printed for J. Power and Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown and Green, National Commissioners of Education (1837), Report from the Select Committee (of the House of Commons) on Foundation Schools and Education in Ireland. House of Commons (H.C. 701). National Programme Conference (1922), National Programme of Primary Instruction. Dublin: Browne and Nolan. Ní Niocaill, E. (1909), ‘Nationality in Irish Education’, Irisleabhar na Gaedhilge 19 (19 Meitheamh), 258. Ó Casaide, S. (1915), ‘Father Walsh's Irish Song Books’, The Irish Book Lover 7 (September), 33. Rainbow, B. (1967), The Land without Music: Musical Education in England 1800–1860 and its Continental Antecedents. London: Novello. Rooney, H. (1952), ‘The Plainchant Movement’, in Music in Ireland, ed. Aloys Fleischmann. Cork: Cork University Press, pp. 218-221. Selleck, R. J. W. (1968), The New Education 1870–1914. London and Melbourne: Pitman and Sons Ltd. Shea, P. (1987), ‘Sounds of Thunder, from Voices and the Sound of Drums’, in An Irish Childhood, ed. by A. N. Jeffares and A. Kamm. London: Collins Sons and Co. Ltd, pp. 272-276. Sneyd-Kynnersley, E. M. (1908), H. M. I.: Some Passages in the Life of One of H. M. Inspectors of Schools. London: Macmillan and Co., Ltd. Walsh, P. (1913), Fuinn na Smól. Dublin: Brown and Nolan. Walsh, P.  (1915), Songs of the Gael. Dublin: Browne and Nolan. Wilhem, G.B.(1836),  Manuel de Lecture Musicale et de Chant Élémentaire à l'Usage des Collèges, des Institutions, des Écoles et des Cours de Chant. Paris: Perrotin. Wyse, T. (1836), Education Reform. London: Longman. ISME Website History Standing Committee IHME Homepage Copyright © 2014 History Standing Committee, International Society for Music Education (ISME)