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The Resource Scotland and the Union, 1707-2007, edited by T.M. Devine

Scotland and the Union, 1707-2007, edited by T.M. Devine

Label
Scotland and the Union, 1707-2007
Title
Scotland and the Union, 1707-2007
Statement of responsibility
edited by T.M. Devine
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Written by the cream of academic talent in modern Scottish history and politics, this book provides a comprehensive examination of the past, present and future prospects of the Anglo-Scottish Union. A scholarly but accessible read, its contributors do not shy away from the controversies surrounding the Union. Their cutting-edge research is presented in a lucid style, serving as an excellent introduction to some key aspects of the Anglo-Scottish relationship between 1707 and 2007. Scotland and the Union 1707-2007 covers all the key themes: Why the Union took place A growing acceptance of the Union in the 18th century The impact of Scots' central role in the British Empire The politics of unionism The challenge of nationalism Thatcherism and the Union Devolution and prospects for the future No other volume considers the entire 300-year experience of union - from its origins in the early 18th century to the historic parliamentary victory of the SNP in May 2007. This is the essential text for understanding one of the most burning issues in British public life today
Member of
Cataloging source
CDX
Dewey number
941.1/069
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
DA807
LC item number
.S36 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Devine, T. M.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Scotland
  • Scotland
  • England
  • HISTORY
  • HISTORY
  • Diplomatic relations
  • England
  • Scotland
Label
Scotland and the Union, 1707-2007, edited by T.M. Devine
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
other
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Three hundred years of the Anglo-Scottish Union / T.M. Devine -- The making of the Union of 1707 : history with a history / Christopher A. Whatley -- Popular resistance, religion, and the Union of 1707 / Karin Bowie -- The treaty of Union : made in England / Allan I. Macinnes -- The legacy of unionism in eighteenth-century Scotland / Alexander Murdoch -- The spoils of empire / T.M. Devine -- Imperial Scotland / T.M. Devine -- The politics of the Union in an age of unionism / Ewen A. Cameron -- The challenge of nationalism / T.M. Devine -- Thatcherism and the Union / Richard J. Finlay -- The death of unionism? / W.L. Miller -- Where stands the Union now? : Scottish-English relations after devolution / Charlie Jeffery -- How firm are the foundations? : public attitudes to the Union in 2007 / John Curtice -- Future of an unloved nation / Neal Ascherson
Control code
266932473
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 246 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780748635436
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9786611785918
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 178591
  • 22573/cttk0wsv
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)266932473
Label
Scotland and the Union, 1707-2007, edited by T.M. Devine
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
other
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Three hundred years of the Anglo-Scottish Union / T.M. Devine -- The making of the Union of 1707 : history with a history / Christopher A. Whatley -- Popular resistance, religion, and the Union of 1707 / Karin Bowie -- The treaty of Union : made in England / Allan I. Macinnes -- The legacy of unionism in eighteenth-century Scotland / Alexander Murdoch -- The spoils of empire / T.M. Devine -- Imperial Scotland / T.M. Devine -- The politics of the Union in an age of unionism / Ewen A. Cameron -- The challenge of nationalism / T.M. Devine -- Thatcherism and the Union / Richard J. Finlay -- The death of unionism? / W.L. Miller -- Where stands the Union now? : Scottish-English relations after devolution / Charlie Jeffery -- How firm are the foundations? : public attitudes to the Union in 2007 / John Curtice -- Future of an unloved nation / Neal Ascherson
Control code
266932473
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 246 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780748635436
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9786611785918
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 178591
  • 22573/cttk0wsv
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)266932473

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