Scotland after the Union 1707-1838

The course will examine the social, economic, and political history of Scotland from 1707 to 1838. We will identify and analyse the main developments in society and culture during this period. Focus will be given to agricultural development, industrialisation, urbanisation and the Enlightenment. Among other themes the course will consider Jacobitism, demographic change including clearance and emigration, and the economic consequences of union.

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  • Cost: £140
  • Credits: 10