XWe have detected your location as outside the U.S/Canada, if you think this is wrong, you can choose your location.

Macmillan Higher Education

Scottish Politics (2nd Edition)

Author(s):
Publisher:

Palgrave

Pages: 360
Downloads:

Flyer

Sample chapter

Further Actions:

Recommend to library, View companion site

AVAILABLE FORMATS

Paperback - 9780230390461

30 July 2013

$49.99

In stock

Ebook - 9780230390485

30 July 2013

$49.99

In stock


Hardcover - 9780230390478

27 August 2013

$119.00

In stock

Fully revised, the new edition of this popular textbook provides an authoritative introduction to all aspects of contemporary Scottish politics and gives a full analysis of the SNP's first majority government.

Show More

Fully revised, the new edition of this popular textbook provides an authoritative introduction to all aspects of contemporary Scottish politics and gives a full analysis of the SNP's first majority government.

Show Less

  • An accessible yet authoritative introduction to Scottish government and politics
  • Thoroughly uptodate, providing coverage of the SNP's first majority government
  • Second edition contains a brand new chapter on constitutional reform

1. What is Scottish Politics?
2. Devolution: Historical, Social and Economic Context
3. Scotland's Political Parties
4. Scottish Elections and Voting Behaviour
5. The Scottish Parliament and 'New Politics'
6. The Scottish Government
7. Governance Beyond the Scottish Government
8. Pressure Politics and the 'Scottish Policy Style'
9. Public Policy in Scotland Since Devolution
10. Inter-Governmental Relations and Multi-Level Governance
11. Money and Power: Public Expenditure in Scotland
Conclusion.

Add a review

Paul Cairney is Professor of Politics and Public Policy at the University of Stirling. His publications on Scottish politics have included work on the Scottish Parliament, intergovernmental relations and the social background of elites.

Neil McGarvey is Lecturer in Politics, Department of Government, University of Strathclyde, UK. He has published widely in the field of Scottish politics, local government and public administration.

Show More

Paul Cairney is Professor of Politics and Public Policy at the University of Stirling. His publications on Scottish politics have included work on the Scottish Parliament, intergovernmental relations and the social background of elites.

Neil McGarvey is Lecturer in Politics, Department of Government, University of Strathclyde, UK. He has published widely in the field of Scottish politics, local government and public administration.

Show Less

New Publications 

Best Sellers