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1

evolution of the franchise

409,000 in 1831
1,360,000 in 1866
5,798,000 in 1886
over 8M by 1914

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Bagehot

The English Constitution (1867)

“afraid of the ignorant multitude”.

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the 3 conditions of a successful federal system

John Stuart Mill
Considerations in Representative Government (1861)

a sufficient amount of mutual sympathy
a dependence on each other concerning foreign relations
an equality between states

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coercion acts stats

between 1801 and 1908 : 76

(Union Defense League)

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Isaac Butt

1870 - 1879

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IPP pledge

1894

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Charles Parnell

1875 - 1891

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new departure of the IPP

distanciation from the Land League
re-structuration as a political structure
mobilization of the grassroots through the INL

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Canada Act

British North America Act
1867

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William Gladstone

1858 - 1894

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diff delegation / federalism

Delegation meant a delegation of power from an upper entity to a lower one.

Federalism meant having two separate ruling entities.

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Union

1801

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Home Government Association

1870

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second stage of the HGA

Home Rule League
1873

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parliamentary obstruction

1876-1878
1882 for Parnell

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Parnell leader of the HR party

May 1880

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suppression of the Irish Land League

1881

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first time nationalists had a majority of irish seats + balance of power

1885 GA

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Parnell murder accusations

1888-89

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Parnell nickname

the uncrowned king of Ireland

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Lord Salisbury

1885-1902

(conservative)

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"killing home rule with kindness"

Arthur Balfour (conservative)

1891

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rivalry inside of the anti-parnellites

Dillon / Healy

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John Redmond

1881 - 1918

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reunion of all the split irish nationalist factions

1900

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introduction of an Irish Council Bill

1907

(limited tax-raising, local gov, education)

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David Lloyd George

1980 - 1922

(liberal)

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first scottish extra parliamentary association

Scottish Home Rule Association (SHRA) (1886)

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successor of the SHRA

Young Scots Society
associated to the Liberals
1900

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YSS stats

3000 1903
10,000 1914