The Scottish independence referendum 2014

Mullen, T. (2014) The Scottish independence referendum 2014. Journal of Law and Society, 41(4), pp. 627-640. (doi:10.1111/j.1467-6478.2014.00688.x)

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Abstract

On 18 September, in a historic referendum, the people of Scotland voted by 55.3 per cent to 44.7 per cent to remain in the United Kingdom. This article provides an immediate response. It is inevitably provisional and broadbrush in character and cannot cover all of the varied and conflicting perspectives on the referendum and its consequences; it is just one man's view. Given the varied international readership of this journal, I shall assume little prior knowledge of politics and government in the United Kingdom or of its history. Citations have been kept to a minimum.

Item Type:Articles
Status:Published
Refereed:Yes
Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID:Mullen, Professor Tom
Authors: Mullen, T.
College/School:College of Social Sciences > School of Law
Journal Name:Journal of Law and Society
Publisher:Wiley-Blackwell Publishing Ltd.
ISSN:0263-323X
ISSN (Online):1467-6478

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