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The autonomy of modern Scotland

by Lindsay Paterson

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Published by Edinburgh University Press in Edinburgh .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Scotland,
  • Scotland.
    • Subjects:
    • Home rule -- Scotland,
    • Scotland -- Politics and government

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [189]-201) and index.

      StatementLindsay Paterson.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA765 .P34 1994
      The Physical Object
      Pagination211 p. ;
      Number of Pages211
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL851053M
      ISBN 100748605207, 0748605258
      LC Control Number95131156
      OCLC/WorldCa31302540

      The Arbitration (Scotland) Act (AA ) provides a modern statutory framework for domestic and international arbitration in Scotland, drawing on the best features of arbitration regimes around the world and reflected in the founding principles of the AA One of the principal aims of the AA is to revive arbitration as a cost-effective and efficient method for resolving disputes. Scotland has the Scottish parliament which gives them a number of powers to control their own country. Wales has the Welsh assembly which also has a number of powers. The UK treasury gives the other governments (Scottish, Welsh, Northern Irish) an amount of .

        In Scotland, the popularity of books often depends on the time of year and the market trend. Roanna Branigan, who runs the Scottish books department of Waterstone's West End store in .   He is regarded as the leading authority on the history of modern Scotland. He is the author or editor of some three dozen books and close to articles on topics as diverse a Sir Thomas Martin Devine, Kt OBE FBA FRSE HonMRIA FRHistS FSA Scot, is a Scottish academic historian.

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