Scottish Gaelic Products

  • Art, Nation and Gender

    Ethnic Landscapes, Myths and Mother-Figures, 1st Edition

    By Síghle Bhreathnach-Lynch

    Edited by Tricia Cusack

    This title was first published in 2003. The essay collection explores the conjunctions of nation, gender, and visual representation in a number of countries-including Ireland, Scotland, Britain, Canada, Finland, Russia and Germany-during the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. The contributors show…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30 
    Routledge Revivals

  • James Hogg and the Literary Marketplace

    Scottish Romanticism and the Working-Class Author, 1st Edition

    By Holly Faith Nelson

    Edited by Sharon Alker

    Responding to the resurgence of interest in the Scottish working-class writer James Hogg, Sharon Alker and Holly Faith Nelson offer the first edited collection devoted to an examination of the critical implications of his writings and their position in the Edinburgh and London literary marketplaces…

    Paperback – 2018-12-19

  • The Tragic Histories of Mary Queen of Scots, 1560-1690

    Rhetoric, Passions and Political Literature, 1st Edition

    By John D. Staines

    Author John Staines here argues that sixteenth- and seventeenth-century writers in England, Scotland, and France wrote tragedies of the Queen of Scots - royal heroine or tyrant, martyr or whore - in order to move their audiences towards political action by shaping and directing the passions…

    Paperback – 2018-10-18

  • The Scottish Miners, 1874–1939

    Volume 1: Industry, Work and Community, 1st Edition

    By Alan Campbell

    The Scottish miners experienced enormous changes during these sixty-five years. Enjoying a high degree of autonomy underground throughout the nineteenth century, their work situation was transformed in the twentieth as Scotland became the most intensively mechanised of the British coalfields.…

    Hardback – 2017-11-30

  • Cautionary Tales

    Young People, Crime and Policing in Edinburgh, 1st Edition

    By Simon Anderson, Richard Kinsey, Connie Smith

    Juvenile crime makes headlines. It is the stock-in-trade of politicians and pundits. But young people are also the victims of crime. They too have demands to make of the police. Drawing upon survey and interview research with 11 to 15 year-olds in Edinburgh, this book examines how crime impacts…

    Paperback – 2017-06-07

  • The Language of Mineralogy

    John Walker, Chemistry and the Edinburgh Medical School, 1750-1800, 1st Edition

    By Matthew D. Eddy

    Classification is an important part of science, yet the specific methods used to construct Enlightenment systems of natural history have proven to be the bête noir of studies of eighteenth-century culture. One reason that systematic classification has received so little attention is that natural…

    Paperback – 2016-11-15
    Science, Technology and Culture, 1700-1945

  • Liturgy in the Age of Reason

    Worship and Sacraments in England and Scotland 1662–c.1800, 1st Edition

    By Bryan D. Spinks

    Worship has always been affected by its surrounding culture. This book examines the changing perspectives in and discussions on worship styles and practices from the Restoration to the death of Wesley, in England and Scotland. Moving beyond the text, Spinks grounds the discussion within the…

    Hardback – 2008-12-28

  • Disillusionment or New Opportunities?

    The Changing Nature of Work in Offices, Glasgow 1880–1914, 1st Edition

    By R. Guerriero Wilson

    In Britain at the turn of the century the nature of office work was changing, in line with large-scale social and economic developments. These included the increasing size and influence of the service sector of the economy, the growing use of bureaucratic procedures in administrative organisations…

    Hardback – 1998-12-28
    Modern Economic and Social History

  • The Jacobean Kirk, 1567–1625

    Sovereignty, Polity and Liturgy, 1st Edition

    By Alan R. MacDonald

    This book is the first detailed discussion of the political history of the Scottish Church in the reign of James VI (1567-1625). It offers a refreshing new perspective on the Reformed Kirk during the crucial period in its development. It is an examination of relations between Kirk and State based…

    Hardback – 1998-11-23
    St Andrews Studies in Reformation History

  • The Three Estates

    A Pleasant Satire in Commendation of Virtue and in Vituperation of Vice, 1st Edition

    By Nigel Mace

    This is the first ever English translation of Sir David Lindsay’s masterpiece of 16th-century Scottish political theatre, Ane Pleasant Satyre of the Thrie Estaitis in Commendatioun of Vertew and Vituperatioune of Vyce. The work’s importance lies in its status as a well-known piece of national…

    Hardback – 1998-11-19

  • North of the Tees

    Studies in Medieval British History, 1st Edition

    By H.S. Offler, A.I. Doyle

    The papers in this volume, which include three left unpublished at the time of Professor Offler's death in 1991, cover the period from the 9th to the 14th centuries; They well exemplify Offler's command of historical narrative and his technical skills as a historian. Their main concern is with the…

    Hardback – 1996-10-17
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • Imagining Scotland

    Tradition, Representation and Promotion in Scottish Tourism Since 1750, 1st Edition

    By John R. Gold

    Every year, thousands of tourists are drawn to Scotland by images of pipers and fairy-tale castles, Highland games and haggis, misty glens and heather, and, despite widespread disparagement, that imagery is still as carefully nurtured by indigenous tourist agencies as by the international tourist…

    Hardback – 1995-11-16

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