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Launch: A Nation Changed? The SNP and Scotland Ten Years On

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Join editors Gerry Hassan and Simon Barrow and contributors Joyce McMillan and Sarah Beattie-Smith to celebrate the launch of A Nation Changed?.

About the Book

A Nation Changed? provides the first detailed and wide-ranging analysis of the SNP in office, examining the SNP's record, its role as a government and as a party, detailed policy issues such as education and health, the Brexit conundrum and independence. It looks at how Scotland has changed and not changed during that time, and the challenges that lie ahead, offering insights and suggestions for further action and reform.

Editors Gerry Hassan and Simon Barrow bring together an unparalleled range of knowledgeable and expert voices all of whom care deeply about Scotland, public policy, the state of democracy, and the future of our nation.

Irrespective of your political views or allegiance, this groundbreaking study offers fresh thinking, food for thought and ideas for debate concerning the changing terrain of Scottish politics.


About the Editors

Gerry Hassan is a writer, researcher and academic. His primary focus is politics in the UK and Scotland, about which he has written numerous books including in-depth studies of the Labour Party and SNP, and the creation and progress of the Scottish Parliament. He regularly speaks on these subjects at conferences and events across Scotland, the UK and internationally.

Simon Barrow is Director of the beliefs, ethics and public policy think-tank Ekklesia. He has edited, written and contributed to numerous books, most recently Scotland 2021, with Mike Small (Ekklesia / Bella Caledonia, 2016).

For more information or if you would like a signed copy because you can't make it to the event, please contact Ann Landmann on 0131 622 8222 or ann.landmann@blackwell.co.uk.

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