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‘Far Distant from their Native Land’: Locating New Zealand in the Scottish Diaspora

Tanja Bueltmann

in Scottish Ethnicity and the Making of New Zealand Society, 1850-1930

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748641550
eISBN:
9780748653553
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748641550.003.0008
Subject:
Society and Culture, Scottish Studies

This chapter sets out to redefine the meaning of diaspora, conceptualising it not simply in terms of the movement of people overseas, but through active agency in the form of individual migrants and ... More


Scotland's Near Diaspora

Tanja Bueltmann

in Clubbing Together: Ethnicity, Civility and Formal Sociability in the Scottish Diaspora to 1930

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9781781381359
eISBN:
9781781384831
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781781384831.003.0001
Subject:
History, Cultural History

The first chapter explores the development of Scottish ethnic associations in the Scottish diaspora of England and Ireland. In the first instance the chapter focuses on developments in London, the ... More


The Complexities of Diaspora and Scottish Ethnic Associationalism

Tanja Bueltmann

in Clubbing Together: Ethnicity, Civility and Formal Sociability in the Scottish Diaspora to 1930

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9781781381359
eISBN:
9781781384831
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781781384831.003.0006
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This chapter serves to bring out unresolved questions that brought other chapters. Specifically, the chapter focuses on exploring in detail the questions of gender politics, regional ethnic ... More


Clubbing Together: Ethnicity, Civility and Formal Sociability in the Scottish Diaspora to 1930

Tanja Bueltmann

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9781781381359
eISBN:
9781781384831
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781781384831.001.0001
Subject:
History, Cultural History

Scottish emigrants carried a rich associational culture with them to the new worlds in which they settled, often ‘clubbing together’ along lines of ethnicity shortly after first foot fall. Yet while ... More


Scottish Ethnicity and the Making of New Zealand Society, 1850-1930

Tanja Bueltmann

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748641550
eISBN:
9780748653553
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748641550.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Scottish Studies

The Scots accounted for around a quarter of all UK-born immigrants to New Zealand between 1861 and 1945, but have only been accorded scant attention in New Zealand histories, specialist immigration ... More


‘Brither Scots Shoulder tae Shoulder’: An Evolutionary Perspective on Scottish Associationalism

Tanja Bueltmann

in Scottish Ethnicity and the Making of New Zealand Society, 1850-1930

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748641550
eISBN:
9780748653553
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748641550.003.0004
Subject:
Society and Culture, Scottish Studies

The 1860s witnessed an increase in the number of Scottish clubs and societies, as well as a surge in the popularity of events such as Highland Games, all over the world, bringing New Zealand in line ... More


A Tribute to Sir Tom Devine

John M. MacKenzie

in Global Migrations: The Scottish Diaspora since 1600

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781474410045
eISBN:
9781474422512
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474410045.003.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Scottish Studies

No Scottish historian has ever had as prominent a profile as Tom Devine who is widely considered to be the most influential modern historian of his generation. This chapter provides a succinct ... More


The Scots in South Africa: Ethnicity, Identity, Gender and Race, 1772-1914

John M. MacKenzie and Nigel R. Dalziel

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719076084
eISBN:
9781781702741
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719076084.001.0001
Subject:
History, Imperialism and Colonialism

This book is a full-length study of the role of the Scots from the eighteenth to the twentieth century. It highlights the interaction of Scots with African peoples, the manner in which missions and ... More


Lost in the Backwoods: Scots and the North American Wilderness

Jenni Calder

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780748647392
eISBN:
9780748689279
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748647392.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Scottish Studies

Lost in the Backwoods examines the impact of wild country and extreme conditions on the experience, imagination and identity of Scots who settled, explored, exploited and visited North America. ... More


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