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Laura Cahillane

Committee, he spoke about the idea of functional representation but also expressed his opinion that Ireland was not yet ready for this experiment.115 Other members of the Committee also expressed satisfaction with the idea of functional representation of some kind.116 Both terms are used interchangeably by Committee members in drafting documentation and by the politicians, and this has been followed here. 113 This is also sometimes referred to as corporatism. However, the term ‘corporatism’ now contains various fascist and religious connotations which do not apply to

in Drafting the Irish Free State Constitution