Published on July 30, 2007
1 We thought we would open by challenging you with two aspects of our culture on which Scots disagree - our language and attitudes to violence and aggression. John Smeaton - Scottish “Hero” video clip: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O5y4gKT7bAQ
Scottish Education and Culture Spoken Word Services David Donald Iain Wallace Aidan Johnston Graeme West Ewan MacPhee Susan Paterson 2
3 Language - Inglis the language of the Angles: Germanic. Gaelic the langauage of the Celts and origin of the word Scots. The law - on Roman principles and closer to continental Europe than to English law. The Church - from 1690 Presbyterianism has been the established church. Education - linked to all the others
Political Economy 4
Glasgow Edinburgh Aberdeen Dundee 5
Why are we here? Tobacco Sugar Cotton The Triangle of Trade Steam power: transport, mining and manufactures 7
Practical education: 18th century - Smith, Witherspoon (Madison) 19th century - Schools, Colleges, Universities Banking, medicine, engineering... 8
The Civil War in Glasgow? 10
The Civil War in Glasgow Davis relaxing in Glasgow... 12
Educating the “common man” (and woman) in a devolved Scotland... 13
14 Scottish Poll Tax riots in 1990 Video Clip: http://www.spokenword.ac.uk/record_view.php?pbd=gcu-a0a4r6-a
15 Alex Salmond, the new Scottish First Minister outlines his “big future for Scotland” after being elected first minister of the Scottish Parliament. Video Clip: http://www.spokenword.ac.uk/record_view.php?pbd=gcu-a0a4r5-a
17 Education Secretary Fiona Hyslop has announced plans to scrap the £2,000 students' graduate fee. Video Clip: http://www.spokenword.ac.uk/record_view.php?pbd=gcu-a0a4r4-a
Spoken Word Background 18 Spoken Word Partnerships around the World: Michigan State University, East Lansing Northwestern University, Evanston BBC Information & Archives, London Bologna University, Italy
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