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There was no rise in Scottish nationalism: Understanding the SNP victory

Eichhorn, Jan (2015) There was no rise in Scottish nationalism: Understanding the SNP victory. British Politics and Policy at LSE (14 May 2015). Blog Entry.

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Abstract

It is a mistake, committed by many, to equate a substantial SNP vote with an alleged rise in nationalism or nationalist sentiment in Scotland, argues Jan Eichhorn. The evidence indicates the contrary: data from the Scottish Social Attitudes Survey suggests that fewer people emphasise their Scottish national identity distinctively.

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
Official URL: http://blogs.lse.ac.uk/politicsandpolicy
Additional Information: © 2015 The Author(s) CC BY-NC-ND 3.0; Online
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: J Political Science > JF Political institutions (General)
J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe) > JN101 Great Britain
J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe) > JN1187 Scotland
Sets: Collections > British Politics and Policy at LSE
Date Deposited: 07 Apr 2017 09:56
Last Modified: 31 Jan 2019 03:56
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/72923

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