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The Resource Devolution and the Scottish Conservatives : banal activism, electioneering and the politics of irrelevance, Alexander Thomas T. Smith

Devolution and the Scottish Conservatives : banal activism, electioneering and the politics of irrelevance, Alexander Thomas T. Smith

Label
Devolution and the Scottish Conservatives : banal activism, electioneering and the politics of irrelevance
Title
Devolution and the Scottish Conservatives
Title remainder
banal activism, electioneering and the politics of irrelevance
Statement of responsibility
Alexander Thomas T. Smith
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This is a study of devolution and Scottish politics as well as party political activism more generally. It explores how Conservative Party activists who had opposed devolution and the movement for a Scottish Parliament during the 1990s attempted to mobilise politically following their annihiliation at the 1997 General Election
Member of
Cataloging source
OTZ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Smith, Alexander Thomas T.
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
New ethnographies
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  • Conservative Party (Scotland)
  • Conservative Party (Scotland)
  • Decentralization in government
  • Scotland
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Anthropology
  • Politics and Government
  • Decentralization in government
  • Politics and government
  • Scotland
Target audience
specialized
Label
Devolution and the Scottish Conservatives : banal activism, electioneering and the politics of irrelevance, Alexander Thomas T. Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgements; Note to international readers; 1. Banal activism; 2. A Tory-free Scotland; 3. Dispelling Doonhamers:naming and the numbers game; 4. Making (a) difference:building the political machine; 5. The politics of irrelevance; 6. Disaggregating the secret ballot:electioneering and the politics ofself-knowledge; 7. Counting on failure:Polling Day and its aftermath; 8. Return of the lesser-spotted Tory; Afterword; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn808598581
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 152 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781847794802
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1554m0q
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)808598581
Label
Devolution and the Scottish Conservatives : banal activism, electioneering and the politics of irrelevance, Alexander Thomas T. Smith
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgements; Note to international readers; 1. Banal activism; 2. A Tory-free Scotland; 3. Dispelling Doonhamers:naming and the numbers game; 4. Making (a) difference:building the political machine; 5. The politics of irrelevance; 6. Disaggregating the secret ballot:electioneering and the politics ofself-knowledge; 7. Counting on failure:Polling Day and its aftermath; 8. Return of the lesser-spotted Tory; Afterword; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn808598581
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 152 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781847794802
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1554m0q
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)808598581

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