The Scottish Independence Referendum

Author: Aileen McHarg
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0198755511
Size: 23.32 MB
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Providing a systematic and academic analysis of the referendum and its aftermath, this interdisciplinary edited collection brings together public lawyers, political scientists, economists, and historians in an effort to look both backwards ...

Leith Says Aye

Author: Terence Chan
Publisher: Imagined Images Editions
ISBN: 0955502624
Size: 49.24 MB
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This book is a collection of photographs mostly by photographers based in or around the Leith area of Edinburgh, documenting the 'Yes' campaign in the Scottish independence referendum, focussing mainly on their local area of Leith.

The Agreement On A Referendum On Independence For Scotland

Author: Great Britain: Parliament: House of Lords: Select Committee on the Constitution
Publisher: The Stationery Office
ISBN: 9780108476266
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It questions whether a section 30 order would be robust enough to protect the decision to hold a referendum from legal challenge. Although such a challenge would be unlikely to succeed, it would delay the process and cause confusion.

The Battle For Britain

Author: David Torrance
Publisher: Biteback Publishing
ISBN: 1849546738
Size: 27.60 MB
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With access to the strategists and opinion-makers on both sides of the political divide, this book goes straight to the heart of the great debate, providing an incisive, authoritative, occasionally trenchant guide to the most dramatic ...

Debating Scotland

Author: Michael Keating
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0192507044
Size: 77.52 MB
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This is a most unusual event in modern democracies and engaged the political class, civil society, and the general public to an unprecedented degree, leading to an 85 per cent turnout in the final vote.

Hc 111 Lessons For Civil Service Impartiality From The Scottish Independence Referendum

Author: Great Britain: Parliament: House of Commons: Public Administration Select Committee
Publisher: The Stationery Office
ISBN: 021508456X
Size: 41.76 MB
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On 18 September 2014, the Scottish public voted for Scotland to remain part of
the United Kingdom. The roles played by civil servants in both Scotland and
London in the period before the vote were subject to criticism and controversy
and there is remaining uncertainty about how the Civil Service should be
regarded. This Committee's inquiry studied the referendum process and
considered the question: what role should civil servants play in referendums?
This inquiry has therefore ...

The Kingdom To Come

Author: Peter Hennessy
Publisher: Haus Publishing
ISBN: 191037623X
Size: 43.68 MB
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This book includes Hennessy’s personal impressions of recent questioning of the Acts of Union that created Great Britain and describes when he, as the top expert on Britain’s unwritten constitution, became an important voice in what ...