Scotland in the Twentieth Century

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Edinburgh University Press, 1996 - History - 312 pages
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This ambitious project surveys the massive changes the 20th century has brought to Scotland. The nation's leading commentators give an overview of the most important trends, providing new insights and fresh perspectives. Comparative reference to other societies in the UK and Europe highlight the unique elements of Scotland's distinctive development. Home Rule issues, the discovery of oil, deindustrialisation, public housing, education, landownership, the role of women, social class, and many more areas of Scottish life are assessed and explored in this rich, rewarding and comprehensive study.

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Rationale
David Hewitt, ed., Northern Visions: Essays on the Literary Identity of Northern Scotland in the Twentieth Century, (East Linton: Tuckwell Press, 1995) ...
www.abdn.ac.uk/ english/ postgraduate/ mlitt/ documents/ EL5525ScottishLit20candBeyond.doc

Scottish History Modules University of Stirling
ttm Devine & R. Finlay, Scotland in the Twentieth Century. ttm Devine & R. Mitchison, People and Society in Scotland Vol. 1, 1760-1830. ...
www.history.stir.ac.uk/ historical-fields/ scottish/ index.php

Feminist Theology
Scotland in the Twentieth Century (Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 1996), pp. 269-84 (272). Gibb epitomized this opinion when he wrote ‘the Roman ...
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Institut für Anglistik, Amerikanistik und Anglophonie (IAAA)
Devine, tm & Finlay, J. (Eds): SCOTLAND IN THE TWENTIETH CENTURY. Dickson, Tony & Treble, James H. (Eds): PEOPLE AND SOCIETY IN SCOTLAND: 1914-1990, VOL 3. ...
www.fask.uni-mainz.de/ inst/ ssc/ ssn31.html

Scotland in feature film
ID 6120. Sandra-Elisabeth Haider. Scotland in feature film. The country’s screen-image then and now, with focus on. the City of Glasgow and the development ...
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About the author (1996)


Tom M. Devine is Sir William Fraser Professor of Scottish History and Palaeography at the University of Edinburgh Richard J Finlay is Director, Research Centre in Scottish History at the University of Strathclyde

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