Chapter (in Edited Book) ()
Mann A (2006) The Scottish Parliaments: the role of ritual and procession in the pre-1707 parliament and the new parliament of 1999. In: Crewe E, Muller MG (ed.). Rituals in Parliaments: Political, Anthropological and Historical Perspectives on Europe and the United States, Frankfurt am Main: Peter Lang, pp. 135-158.
This essay explores the significance of ritual in the pre-1707 Scottish Parliament and contrasts the late medieval and early modern ceremonial culture it wit that introduced with the new Scottish Parliament which first met in 1999 following a successful devolution referendum
pre-modern parliaments; Scottish History; ritrual; symbolism; tradition; devolution
|Editor||Crewe E, Muller MG|
|Place of publication||Frankfurt am Main|