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Reports & Briefings

Being British

5 April 2019 | Centre on Constitutional Change

David McCrone is Emeritus Professor of Sociology, University of Edinburgh and co-founder of the University's  Institute of Governance in 1999.  He has written extensively on the sociology and pol

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Intergovernmental Relations & Parliamentary Scrutiny

6 October 2015 | Centre on Constitutional Change

As part of the Committee’s scrutiny of inter-governmental relations, the Committee commissioned external research of the legislative oversight of inter-governmental relations in other jurisdictions

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Spotlight on Borders: Insights from the Austrian-German border

25 August 2014 | Clare de Mowbray

Key points:

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Risk and Attitudes to Constitutional Change

15 August 2014 | Ailsa Henderson

On 18 September Scottish residents will have the opportunity to vote in a referendum on independence.

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Minding the gap. Women’s views of independence in 2014

12 August 2014 | Clare de Mowbray

Women are less likely than men to say they will vote Yes to Scottish independence this September. This paper uses data from the Scottish Social Attitudes survey (SSA) to explore this ‘gender gap’.

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Who is still wavering? Turnout and the undecided

12 August 2014 | Clare de Mowbray

In a previous ScotCen briefing it was shown that a third of all respondents to the 2013 Scottish Social Attitudes Survey 2013 had not decided which way to vote in the referendum.

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Public Attitudes to Gaelic and the Debate about Scottish Autonomy

27 June 2014 | Coree Brown Swan

Scotland seems to be a counter-example to general theories of the relationship between language and national identity or nationalism.