Conor Byrne's research interests are human rights and gender within a political imprisonment context. He is currently researching the relationship of power and gender within the Irish, Republican-led prison protests (1976-81) over the status of politically motivated prisoners on a DfE-funded project: 'Political Prisoner Resistance: A case study on political imprisonment, power relations and performative masculinity in the north of Ireland'.
- HM Sociology
- Social Policy
- H Social Sciences (General)
- Gender Studies
- HN Social history and conditions. Social problems. Social reform