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What Is Best and Worst about Scotland

Asifa Hussain and William Miller

in Multicultural Nationalism

Published in print July 2006 | ISBN: 9780199280711
Published online September 2006 | e-ISBN: 9780191604102 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/0199280711.003.0002
What Is Best and Worst about Scotland

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When asked what is best or worst about Scotland, one minority places more emphasis on racism, the other on freedom, the friendliness of majority Scots, and the relatively low numbers of ethnic minorities. English immigrants complain the most about Scottish bigotry and racism; ethnic Pakistanis strongly praise freedom and friendliness; and ethnic Pakistanis feel alienated by high concentrations of minorities.

Keywords: best; worst; racism; freedom; friendliness; bigotry; minorities; stereotypes

Chapter.  3493 words. 

Subjects: UK Politics

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