National Identity, Nationalism And Constitutional Change by F. Bechhofer

National Identity, Nationalism And Constitutional Change

EditorF. Bechhofer, D. Mccrone

Hardcover | July 8, 2009

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What does it mean to say you're English, Scottish, British? Does it matter much to people? Has devolution and constitutional change made a difference to national identity? Does the future of the UK depend on whether or not people think they are British? Social and political scientists answer these questions vital to the future of the British state.

About The Author

FRANK BECHHOFER is Emeritus Professor at the University of Edinburgh, UK, where he was Professor of Social Research until 1997. He is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh. For more than a decade he has carried out research with David McCrone on national identity and nationalism. DAVID MCCRONE is Professor of Sociology, and Co-Di...

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Title:National Identity, Nationalism And Constitutional ChangeFormat:HardcoverDimensions:240 pages, 9.02 × 5.98 × 0.03 inPublished:July 8, 2009Publisher:Palgrave Macmillan UKLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0230224113

ISBN - 13:9780230224117

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Table of Contents

National Identity, Nationalism and Constitutional Change--F.Bechhofer &--D.McCrone * Identity Matters: On the Importance of Scottish Identity for Scottish Society--S.Reicher, N.Hopkins& K.Harrison * England Awakes? Trends in National Identity in England--J.Curtice& A.Heath
Being Scottish--F.Bechhofer& D.McCrone * Political Attitudes and National Identities in Scotland and England--R.Bond * Drifting Apart? Media in Scotland and England after Devolution--M.Rosie &--P.Petersoo * Small Fortunes: Nationalism, Capitalism and Change Identities--J.Hearn *
Universities and Nations in Britain in the Twentieth Century--L.Paterson * Conclusion: The Politics of Identity--F.Bechhofer& D.McCrone