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Published: 12 June 2014

320 Pages


ISBN: 9780199688654

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The Scottish Question

James Mitchell

  • Written by James Mitchell, the leading expert on the structures of government in Scotland, who has engaged with the Scottish question for over thirty years
  • Argues that the referendum will not resolve the Scottish Question definitively regardless of outcome
  • Sets the current debates on the rise of modern Scottish nationalism and the independence referendum into a wider context
  • Challenges misconceptions and mythologies which have grown up around Scottish politics and the relationship with the rest of the UK
  • Draws on a wide range of archival sources and materials