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Scottish life and society

Scottish life and society

a compendium of Scottish ethnology :bOral literature and performance culture

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Published by John Donald in Edinburgh .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literature and folklore -- Scotland.,
  • Folk music -- Social aspects -- Scotland.,
  • Scotland -- Civilization.,
  • Scotland -- Social life and customs.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesOral literature and performance culture
    Statementedited by John Beech ... [et al.].
    SeriesCompendium of Scottish Ethnology -- v. 10.
    ContributionsBeech, John.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxii, 616 p. :
    Number of Pages616
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19304715M
    ISBN 100859766799
    ISBN 109780859766791

    Add tags for "Scottish life and society: a compendium of Scottish ethnology. Vol. 7, Working life of the Scots". Vol. 7, Working life of the Scots". Be the first. Books: Fiction. For the classics of Scottish drama and fiction, read the "Big Three": Sir Walter Scott, Robert Louis Stevenson, and poet Robert Burns. 44 Scotland Street (Alexander McCall Smith, ). The colorful residents of an Edinburgh apartment house bring Scottish society to life.

    Adam Smith, Scottish social philosopher and political economist who is a towering figure in the history of economic thought, best known for his book An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations (), the first comprehensive system of political economy. Learn more about Smith’s life . Get this from a library! Scottish life and society: a compendium of Scottish ethnology. Vol. 5, Food of the Scots. [Alexander Fenton].

    Select Bibliography In: The Anglo-Scottish Ballad and its Imaginary Contexts [en ligne]. Cambridge: Open Book Publishers, (généré le 29 avril ). Cambridge: Open Book Publishers, (généré le 29 avril ).   Published: 15 Jan , Updated: 16 February BOOKS: See Also Digital Books On Our Online Resources Page Historical (Non-Fiction): Anderson, William (). The Scottish Nation; or, the Surnames, Families, Literature, Honours, and Biographical History of the People of Scotland. (Edinburgh: A. Fullarton & Co., ). Multiple Volumes.


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Scottish Life and Society Series 14 primary works • 14 total works The aim of the Compendium is to examine the interlocking strands of history and traditional culture that go into the making of a national identity, in an up-to-date synthesis of the current state of knowledge.

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‘Scottish Life and Society: A Compendium of Scottish Ethnology’ is a remarkable 14 volumes arranged by theme. It is, as Donald Smith from the Scottish Storytelling Centre said in his introduction, ‘an epic treasure trove’ which involved contributors who penned chapters and million words.

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In Scotland, as elsewhere, the farther back in time we go the more the daily diet is related to the local environment. This book explores the nature of food in the past, including game and wild plants, cereals and dairy products, flesh and drink, whether home-brewed ale or wines from abroad.The form of the kilt, Scotland’s national costume, has evolved since the emigration of Scots from Ireland.

The modern kilt, with its tartan pattern, became common in the 18th century and served an important role in the formation of a Scottish national identity. Knits from Fair Isle.