Social inequality: is Scotland more Nordic than liberal?

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In this chapter we compare attitudes towards social inequality in Scotland with those in England, Denmark, Finland and Norway. If Scotland is more Nordic than liberal, then we would expect to see a divergence in social attitudes between Scotland and England, and a similarity between Scotland and the Nordic countries.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationBritish Social Attitudes
Subtitle of host publicationThe 38th Report
EditorsElizabeth Clery, John Curtice, Sarah Frankenburg, Hannah Morgan, Susan Reid
Place of PublicationLondon
Number of pages22
Publication statusPublished - 21 Oct 2021


  • Scotland
  • comparative attitudes
  • inequality

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