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The new Scottish politics of information: governance and information technology in the devolved Scotland.

Thesis
Griffin, P. The new Scottish politics of information: governance and information technology in the devolved Scotland. (Thesis)
Edinburgh Napier University. Retrieved from http://researchrepository.napier.ac.uk/id/eprint/9238
This thesis provides an analysis of the new Scottish politics of information. It examines the implications of information communication technologies (ICTs) for the reformation...

Disconnected Democracy? A Survey of Scottish Community Councils' Online Presences

Journal Article
Cruickshank, P., Ryan, B., & Smith, C. (2014)
Disconnected Democracy? A Survey of Scottish Community Councils' Online Presences. Scottish Affairs, 23(4), (486-507). doi:10.3366/scot.2014.0045. ISSN 0966-0356
Community Councils are the bottom rung of Scotland’s democracy ladder, having few – but highly significant – statutory consultative duties (especially with regard to planning)...

The best currency for an independent Scotland would be Norway’s kronor

Journal Article
Jaworski, P. M. (2014)
The best currency for an independent Scotland would be Norway’s kronor. New Statesman,
If Scotland votes for independence, it will create a completely different economic context for the two new countries that emerge.

The Communities of Practice model for understanding digital engagement by hyperlocal elected representatives

Conference Proceeding
Cruickshank, P., & Ryan, B. (2016)
The Communities of Practice model for understanding digital engagement by hyperlocal elected representatives. In M. Janssen, M. A. Wimmer, Ø. Sæbø, T. A. Pardo, P. Panagiotopoulos, M. Gascó, …E. Tambouris (Eds.), Electronic Government and Electronic Participation, 11-18. https://doi.org/10.3233/978-1-61499-570-8-11
There has been much research into citizens’ engagement with their representatives. This paper offers an approach to understanding sustained take-up of internet technologies by...

The best currency for an independent Scotland would be Norway’s krone

Other
Jaworski, P. M. (2014)
The best currency for an independent Scotland would be Norway’s krone
No abstract available.

Letter from Edinburgh - governance, economic performance and economic disparities in Scotland

Journal Article
Brown, R., McQuaid, R. W., & Newlands, D. (2007)
Letter from Edinburgh - governance, economic performance and economic disparities in Scotland. Regions, 24-27
John Smith, when Leader of the Labour Party, said that devolution was “the settled will of the Scottish people”. However, far from quelling debates about governance – and par...

Maritime policy in Scotland

Journal Article
Baird, A. J., & Baird, A. (2005)
Maritime policy in Scotland. Maritime Policy and Management, 32(4), 383-401. doi:10.1080/03088830500300404
This paper begins by defining the meaning of the term `maritime policy'. Since devolution in the UK, the opening of the new Scottish parliament in 1998 and the creation of the...

Why independence might force finance giants to leave Scotland

Other
Jaworski, P. M. (2014)
Why independence might force finance giants to leave Scotland
No abstract available.

Scottish Independence, 'YES' or 'NO' From the 'NO' Side Scotland is Better Together with the United Kingdom

Journal Article
Jaworski, P. M. (2014)
Scottish Independence, 'YES' or 'NO' From the 'NO' Side Scotland is Better Together with the United Kingdom. Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Diplomatist,
PERSPECTIVE If the people of Scotland favour independence, the split will create high level of uncertainty, and this component of risk will be extremely difficult to deal with...

Benchmarking in National Health Service Procurement in Scotland

Journal Article
Walker, S., Masson, R., Telford, R., & White, D. (2007)
Benchmarking in National Health Service Procurement in Scotland. Health Services Management Research, 20, 253-260. https://doi.org/10.1258/095148407782219030
The paper reports the results of a study on benchmarking activities undertaken by the procurement organization within the National Health Service (NHS) in Scotland, namely Nat...

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