Subverting Scotland S Past

Author: Colin Kidd
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521520195
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This book examines how the intellectual developments of the Scottish Enlightenment undermined Scotland's sense of nationalism.

The Wallace Book

Author: Edward Cowan
Publisher: Birlinn
ISBN: 0857904949
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Scottish Identities in the Aftermath of Enlightenment', in L. Brockliss and D.
Eastwood (eds.), A Union of Multiple Identities: The British Isles, c. 1750–c. 1850
(Manchester, 1997), 118–21. 2 For the ideological context surrounding the
campaign, see N. Phillipson, The Scottish Whigs and the Reform of the Court of
Session 1785–1830, Stair Society (Edinburgh, 1990). 3 The Shade of Wallace: A
Poem (Glasgow, 1807), 9. 4 C. Kidd, Subverting Scotland's Past: Scottish Whig
Historians and ...

Edinburgh History Of Scottish Literature Enlightenment Britain And Empire 1707 1918

Author: Ian Brown
Publisher: Edinburgh University Press
ISBN: 0748630643
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'What occurred', Marinell Ash argued in The Strange Death of Scottish History(
1980), 'was a historical failure of nerve'. Ash's argument is greatly substantiated
and refined by Colin Kidd, who traces the origins of this failure of nerve to the
Enlightenment historians of the mid-eighteenth century. Their project, he argues
in Subverting Scotland's Past (1993), was to dismantle the enabling myths and
invented traditions of Scottish history with the aim of accommodating it to an
English model ...


Author: Christopher Harvie
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 0198714882
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Marinell Ash, in The Strange Death of Scottish History (Edinburgh, 1980), argued
that Scotland's historians deserted the national cause in the eighteenth and
nineteenth centuries, and Colin Kidd, Subverting Scotland's Past (Oxford, 1993),
blames the Enlightenment Whigs. I don't find this negativity about the Victorians
justified. See the work of the 1850s (p. 11), Hume Brown, History of Scotland (
Cambridge, 1899–1910) and above all W. F. Skene, Celtic Scotland (Edinburgh,
1876–81) ...

Whatever Happened To Tory Scotland

Author: David Torrance
Publisher: Edinburgh University Press
ISBN: 0748670440
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From 2010 to 2012 he was Professor of Intellectual History and Political Thought
at Queen's University, Belfast, and before that he was Professor of Modern
History at the University of Glasgow. He also holds a Fifty-Pound Fellowship of All
Souls College, Oxford, and was elected a Fellow of the British Academy in 2010.
His most recent book is Union and Unionisms: Political Thought in Scotland 1500
–2000 (2008). Previous publications include Subverting Scotland's Past (1993),
British ...

Noble Power In Scotland From The Reformation To The Revolution

Author: Keith Brown
Publisher: Edinburgh University Press
ISBN: 0748681191
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Kettering, S., Patrons, Brokers and Clients in Seventeenth—Century France (
Oxford, 1986). Kirk, J., Patterns ofReform. Continuity and Change in the
Refiormation Kirk (Edinburgh, 1989). Kidd, C., Subverting Scotland's Past.
Scottish lVhig Historians and the Creation of an Anglo— British Identity, 16895c.
1830 (Cambridge, 1993). Kishlansky, M., Parliamentary Selection: Social and
Political Choice in Early Modern England (Cambridge, 1986). Kivelson, V.,
Autocracy in the Provinces.

Picturing The Past

Author: Rosemary Mitchell
Publisher: OUP Oxford
ISBN: 0191543225
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... turn of the century, however, 1 W. Smyth, Lectures on Modern History from the
Irruption of the Northern Nations to the Close of the American Revolution, 2 vols. (
1840), i. 126. 2 C. Kidd, Subverting Scotland's Past (Cambridge, 1993), 205-15. 3
This long-lived identification of Hume's History as a Tory interpretation has
frequently been exposed as an over-simplification of an essentially non-partisan
and complex narrative. See there was no other text covering so many centuries of

The Edinburgh History Of The Book In Scotland Volume 2 Enlightenment And Expansion 1707 1800

Author: Stephen Brown
Publisher: Edinburgh University Press
ISBN: 0748650954
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Stephen Brown, Warren McDougall. Keynes, Geoffrey (1980) The Library
ofEdward Gibbon, 2nd edn. Godalming: St Paul's. Kidd, C. (1993) Subverting
Scotland's Past: Scottish Whig Historians and the Creation of an Anglo-British
Identity, 1689-c.1830. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. — (1999) British
Identities before Nationalism, Ethnicity and Nationhood in the Atlantic World 1600
-1800. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. Kidson, Frank (1900) British
Music Publishers, ...

The Invention Of Scotland

Author: Hugh Trevor-Roper
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 0300176538
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On the early history there is the tough but ultimately rewarding monograph of
Dauvit Broun, The Irish Identity of the Kingdom of the Scots in the Twelfth and
Thirteenth Centuries (Woodbridge, Suffolk, 1999). That can be followed by ID.
McFarlane's magisterial Buchanan (London, 1981). Murray Pittock, The Invention
of Scotland: the Stuart Myth and the Scottish Identity, 1638 to the Present (
London, 1991), is lively and stimulating. Colin Kidd, Subverting Scotland's Past:
Scottish Whig ...

Scottish Ethnicity And The Making Of New Zealand Society 1850 1930

Author: Tanja Bueltmann
Publisher: Edinburgh University Press
ISBN: 0748688773
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KANSTEINER, W., 'Finding Meaning in Memory: A Methodological Critique of
Collective Memory Studies', History and Theory, 41, 2 (2002), 179–97. KAY, B.,
The Scottish World: A Journey Into the Scottish Diaspora (Edinburgh, 2006).
KESTNER, J. A., 'The Colonised in the Colonies: Representation of Celts in
Victorian Battle Painting', in S. West (ed.), The Victorians and Race (Aldershot,
1996), 112–27. KIDD, C., Subverting Scotland's Past: Scottish Whig Historians
and the Creation ...