Scotland and Nationalism: Scottish Society and Politics 1707 by Christopher Harvie

By Christopher Harvie

Scotland and Nationalism presents an authoritative survey of Scottish social and political background from 1707 to the current day. targeting political nationalism in Scotland, Christopher Harvie examines why this nationalism remained it seems that in abeyance for 2 and a part centuries, and why it grew to become so suitable within the moment 1/2 the 20 th century.
This fourth version brings the tale and historiography of Scottish society and politics up to date. Additions additionally contain a new biographical index of key personalities, in addition to a thesaurus of nationalist groups.

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