Journals Higher Education



Published: 29 April 2008

704 Pages

ISBN: 9780748625963

Bookseller Code (06)

Academic Patronage in the Scottish Enlightenment

Glasgow, Edinburgh and St Andrews Universities

Roger L. Emerson

Published by Edinburgh University Press

  • Based on considerable archival study, this book adds substantially to what is known about the Scottish professoriate during the period.
  • A useful reference work on the universities, enriching our knowledge of them.
  • Uncovers new information about the universities of Scotland during this period and about Scottish local and cultural politics more generally."