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Rump Britain: Englishness and Britishness, 1992 - 2001

Wellings, Benedick


Conservative adherence to the sovereignty of the Crown-in-Parliament resulted in the merging of English with British consciousness. During the 1990s, England's political nationalism expressed itself as a defence of Britishness. This defence of Britishness prevented a political English nationalism cohering at a time when political nationalisms had matured in Scotland and Wales. This merging of England and Britain was particularly evident in conservative thinking, given the conservative adherence...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2007
Type: Journal article
Source: National Identities
DOI: 10.1080/14608940701737391


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