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Unification - Suggested Reading


Adams, Gerry. (2019). 'Planning for Irish Unity', Blog item by Gerry Adams, Sinn Féin, Léargas Blog site, (6 June 2019), [PDF; 660KB]. Louth: Léargas Blog. ... [19693] - [Blog Article]

Bassett, Mark., and Harvey, Colin. (2019). The Future of our Shared Island: A Paper on the Logistical and Legal Questions Surrounding Referendums on Irish Unity, (February 2019), [PDF; KB]. Belfast: BrexitLawNI: Constitutional Conversations Group. ... [28564] - [Paper]

Bassett, Mark., and Harvey, Colin. (2022). Making the Case for Irish Unity in the EU, (15 November 2022), (An Independent Legal and Academic report Commissioned by The Left in the European Parliament), [PDF; 71440KB]. Belfast: QUB. ... [24143] - [Report]

Daly, Mark. (2019). Unionist Concerns and Fears of a United Ireland: The Need to Protect the Peace Process and Build a Vision for a Shared Island and A United People, (18 July 2019), [PDF; 4854KB]. Dublin: Joint Oireachtas Committee on the Implementation of the Good Friday Agreement. ... [28546] - [Report]

Gosling, Paul. (2020). A New Ireland – A New Union: A New Society, A Ten Year Plan, (Post Brexit Edition - Second Edition), (11 May 2020), [PDF; 4851]. Derry: Author. ... [28561] - [Book]

Harvey, Colin. (2021). "Let 'the People' Decide: Reflections on Constitutional Change and 'Concurrent Consent'". Irish Studies in International Affairs, 32, (2): 382–405. ... [28588] - [Journal Article]
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Harvey, Colin. (2021). Debate on united Ireland can’t wait until unionists are ready. The Irish Times, 7 August 2021, ... [28583] - []
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Hubner, Kurt. (2015). Modeling Irish Unification, (August 2015), [PDF; 2384KB]. Vancouver: KLC Consulting. ... [20372] - [Report]

Humphreys, Richard. (2018). Much Brexit debate is based on misconceptions of the Good Friday Agreement says High Court judge', [PDF; 3253KB]. The Irish News, 9 August 2019, ... [28571] - [Newspaper Article]

Ireland's Future. (2020). The Conversation on Ireland's Future: A Principled Framework For Change, (3 December 2020), [PDF; 2186KB]. Belfast: Ireland's Future. ... [28576] - [Discussion Paper]

Ireland's Future. (2021). Advancing The Conversation, The Way Forward, (28 January 2021), [PDF; 6182KB]. Belfast: Ireland's Future. ... [28577] - [Discussion Paper]

Joint Committee on the Implementation of the Good Friday Agreement (JCIGFA). (2017). Brexit and the Future of Ireland: Uniting Ireland and Its People in Peace and Prosperity, (2 August 2017), [PDF; 5097KB]. Dublin: Houses of the Oireachtas. ... [23020] - [Report]

McDonald, Mary Lou. (2019). 'Dublin must plan for Irish Unity', speech by Mary Lou McDonald, then President of Sinn Féin (SF), in Belfast, (30 July 2019), [PDF; 113KB]. Belfast: Sinn Féin (SF). ... [19713] - [Speech]

Robinson, Peter. (2018). '… elephant in the room ...', article by Peter Robinson (former leader of the DUP), in The Belfast Telegraph, (3 August 2018), [PDF; 49KB]. Belfast: The Belfast Telegraph. ... [23642] - [Newspaper Article]

Sinn Féin (SF). (2005). A Green Paper on Irish Unity: Sinn Féin Discussion Paper, (23 February 2005), [PDF; 1407KB].. Belfast: Sinn Féin. ... [8135] - [Discussion Paper]

Sinn Fein (SF). (2016). Towards A United Ireland, A Sinn Fein Discussion Document (2016), (28 November 2016), [PDF; 3370KB]. Belfast: Sinn Fein.. ... [28565] - [Discussion Paper]

Sinn Fein (SF). (2018). A National Health Service for A United Ireland, (United Ireland in our lifetime - A Discussion Document), [PDF; 2331KB]. Belfast: Sinn Fein. ... [28569] - [Discussion Paper]

Sinn Fein (SF). (2020). Economic Benefits of a United Ireland, Sinn Fein Discussion Document, November 2020, (20 November 2020), [PDF; 1020KB]. Belfast: Sinn Fein. ... [28555] - [Discussion Paper]

Social Democratic and Labour Party (SDLP). (2005). 'A United Ireland and The Agreement: A Better Way to a Better Ireland', (21 March 2005), [PDF; 781KB]. Belfast: Social Democratic and Labour Party (SDLP). ... [8157] - [Report]

The Economist. (2020). A United Ireland, Could it really happen? [PDF; 2242KB]. The Economist, 15th-21st February 2020, 9, 16-18. ... [28570] - [Magazine Article]

Working Group on Unification Referendums on the Island of Ireland. (2021). Final Report of the Working Group on Unification Referendums on the Island of Ireland, (26 May 2021), [PDF; 3742KB]. London: The Constitution Unit, UCL. ... [28557] - [Report]


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