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Autor
Ochman Katarzyna (University of Warsaw, Poland)
Tytuł
Commonwealth Games and their Impact on Scotland's Future in or Outside the United Kingdom
Źródło
International Studies : Interdisciplinary Political and Cultural Journal, 2013, vol. 15, s. 75-85, tab., bibliogr. 32 poz.
Słowa kluczowe
Sport, Świadomość narodowa, Tożsamość narodowa
Sport, National consciousness, National identity
Uwagi
summ.
Kraj/Region
Wielka Brytania, Szkocja
United Kingdom, Scotland
Abstrakt
It is more than probable that the Commonwealth Games in 2014 will be used by the Scottish government as a tool in the battle for independence. For the Scottish National Party (SNP), sport events constitute another opportunity to underline Scottish autonomy. During the last Olympic Games, SNP ministers refused to use the name "Team GB" in their message to the Scottish athletes. Nurturing Scottish pride during the Games has already begun, with the official mascot-the Clyde Thistle, which is Scotland's national flower and emblem. The mascot of the Commonwealth Games has never waved the patriotic flag as it does now. (original abstract)
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ISSN
1641-4233
Język
eng
URI / DOI
http://dx.doi.org/10.2478/ipcj-2013-0005
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