The fierce urgency of now: conjecture and the limits of Scottish history

Macdonald, C. M.M. (2016) The fierce urgency of now: conjecture and the limits of Scottish history. Journal of Scottish Thought, 8, pp. 8-18.

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Dr Macdonald delivered the plenary address on the first day of the 'If Scotland' conference held at the University of Stirling 23-24 August 2014. Macdonald, in this piece, suggests what insights history might offer as to the outcome of the referendum in September and how Scottish history might, in turn, be changed by the result of the referendum.

Item Type:Articles
Keywords:Referendum, Scotland, history, conjecture, historiography.
Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID:MacDonald, Dr Catriona M M
Authors: Macdonald, C. M.M.
Subjects:D History General and Old World > D History (General) > D839 Post-war History, 1945 on
D History General and Old World > DA Great Britain
J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe) > JN1187 Scotland
College/School:College of Arts > School of Humanities > History
Journal Name:Journal of Scottish Thought
Journal Abbr.:JST
Publisher:University of Aberdeen

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