Links & Readings

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On the meaning of landscape, see McCrone and Bechhofer Understanding National Identity (2015), chapter 3; Raymond Williams The Country and the City (1973); Simon Schama Landscape and Memory (1996); and Holloway and Errington The Discovery of Scotland (1978).

On Scottish heritage, see P. Womack Improvement and Romance: Constructing the Myth of the Highlands (1989); D. McCrone et al., Scotland – the Brand (1995); and A. Blaikie The Scots Imagination and Modern Memory (2010).

To see how Scotland is ‘sold’ as a tourist destination, explore:

The ongoing story of Monarch of the Glen: