Recent Submissions

  • It's our environment: Two terms of SNP environmental policy 

    Hinde, Dominic (Edinburgh University Press, 2016-01)
    Under the SNP, Scotland has sought to develop a reputation for itself as a renewables powerhouse and a counterweight to the perceived anti-green Conservative party in Westminster. From the ‘Saudi Arabia of Renewables’ to ...
  • Northern Soul: Scotland's confused Nordicness 

    Hinde, Dominic (Department of Scandinavian Studies, University College London, 2014)
    The referendum on Scottish independence which took place in September 2014 has had far reaching implications for Scotland’s public life, how it regards itself and the way it interprets both its history and its future.
  • Our common, contested future: The rhetorics of modern environment in Sweden 

    Hinde, Dominic (University of Edinburgh, 2015-11-25)
    This thesis explores the creation and resolution of environmental conflicts in modern Sweden from a narrative ethics perspective. By problematising the concept of Swedish exceptionalism in environmental questions, it allows ...
  • A new and respectful model of voluntourism co-produced with marginalised young people in Malawi 

    Wood, Emma (Queen Margaret University, Edinburgh, 2018-10-26)
    Critical views of voluntourism* and white saviour complex are widespread, but marginalised voices are missing from the debate. QMU senior lecturer, Emma Wood and Gift Thompson, a resident of the STEKA children's home in ...
  • STEKA Dialogues 

    Wood, Emma (Public Sociology Research Group, Queen Margaret University, Edinburgh, 2018-11-07)
    Critical views of voluntourism and white saviour complex are widespread, but marginalised voices are missing from the debate. This presentation looks at a project co-produced with vulnerable young people in Malawi to develop ...

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