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Northern Scotland

New Series Volume 4

Edited by Marjory Harper, David Worthington

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A cross-disciplinary publication which addresses historical, cultural, economic, political and geographical themes relating to the Highlands and Islands and the north-east of Scotland.

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Contents

CONTRIBUTORS
INTRODUCTION
ARTICLES
Andrew Perchard and Niall Mackenzie, ‘Too much on the Highlands?’ Recasting the Economic History of the Highlands and Islands

Michael Dey, Aberdeen Granite Association and the Limits of Capitalist Cooperation

Andrew Perchard, ‘The salvation of this district and far beyond’: Aluminium Production and the Politics of Highland Development

REVIEW ARTICLE
Alexander G. Kemp, The Official History of North Sea Oil and Gas.
Christopher Harvie

RESPONSE
Sarah Glynn, Dundee Responds: a reply to Nathan Abrams’ article on the history of Dundee’s Jewish community, published in the last issue of this journal, and to his earlier book chapter, on which that article was based


REVIEWS
Robert Van de Noort, North Sea Archaeologies: A Maritime Biography, 10,000 BC – AD 1500. Simon Fitch

Alexander Murdoch, Scotland and America, c. 1600 – c. 1800.
Elizabeth Ritchie

Mark R. M. Towsey, Reading the Scottish Enlightenment: Books and their Readers in Provincial Scotland, 1750-1820.
Alexander Murdoch

S. Karly Kehoe, Creating a Scottish Church: Catholicism, Gender and Ethnicity in Nineteenth-Century Scotland.
Carmen M. Mangion

Lindsay Reid, Midwifery in Scotland: A History.
Malcolm Nicolson

Ewen A. Cameron, Impaled Upon a Thistle: Scotland since 1880.
Darren Tierney

Michael Keating, The Government of Scotland: Public Policy Making after Devolution.
Duncan Sim

Robert C. Thomsen, Nationalism in Stateless Nations: Selves and Others in Scotland and Newfoundland.
Montserrat Guibernau

Nathan Abrams, Caledonian Jews. A Study of Seven Small Communities in Scotland.
William Kenefick

Andrew Blaikie, The Scots Imagination and Modern Memory.
Kathryn Burnett

Noel P. Wilkins (ed.), Alexander Nimmo’s Inverness Survey & Journal 1806.
Arnold Horner

Gillian Munro and Richard A. V. Cox (eds), Cànan & Cultar/Language & Culture: Raansachadh na Gàidhlig 4.
Sìm Innes

Duncan Sim, American Scots: The Scottish Diaspora and the USA.
Marjory Harper

REPORTS FROM RESEARCH CENTRES
Reportage du Canada. Centre for Scottish Studies in Guelph.
Graeme Morton

Report on the Centre for History, University of the Highlands and Islands.
David Worthington

About the Author

Dr Marjory Harper is Reader in History at the University of Aberdeen.

David Worthington is Lecturer in History at the Centre for History, University of the Highlands and Islands.