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Scottish politics

Neil McGarvey

Scottish politics

an introduction

by Neil McGarvey

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Political planning -- Scotland,
  • Democracy -- Scotland,
  • Scotland -- Politics and government -- 21st century

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementNeil McGarvey and Paul Cairney.
    ContributionsCairney, Paul, 1973-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJN1228 .M34 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16777009M
    ISBN 101403943281
    LC Control Number2008016419

      Scottish Teenage Book Prize The Scottish Teenage Book Prize celebrates the very best in Scottish teen fiction, and aims to encourage reading for pleasure amongst teenagers. The winning book is voted for entirely by pupils in schools and libraries across Scotland. The Scottish Political System Since Devolution From New Politics to the New Scottish Government Paul Cairney Cairney, ) and come back to this book later. This study of Scottish devolution draws heavily from the devolution monitoring programme led by Robert Hazell in the UCL’s by:

    Get this from a library! Scottish politics. [Neil McGarvey; Paul Cairney] -- This textbook covers all the major features of Scottish politics and is informed by contemporary research and debates. It gives an account of Scottish government in a multi-level system and contains. This is an easy-to-use guide to the information needed to follow Scottish politics, both at Holyrood and at Westminster. It consists of a series of specially commissioned short essays from a range of eminent "Scotsman" writers and a directory of political facts and figures.

    This course aims to contextualise modern Scottish politics by drawing lessons from recent political history, comparative and theoretical perspectives, and decision-making processes. It will cover the referendum on Scottish Independence, the breakthrough of the SNP at the general election, the ongoing process of Brexit, and the. Scottish National Party There are fears that furloughed workers and the self-employed receiving government support could face hard times when government support begins to .


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