TITLE

THE POSITIVE DEPICTION OF ENTREPRENEURS AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP IN THE NOVELS OF SIR WALTER SCOTT

AUTHOR(S)
McKinstry, Sam
PUB. DATE
July 2006
SOURCE
Journal of Scottish Historical Studies;Jul2006, Vol. 26 Issue 1/2, p83
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article examines the messages conveyed by the novels of Sir Walter Scott regarding business, commerce, wealth accumulation and entrepreneurship in Scotland. The debate about British decline, both economic and political, is addressed. The impact of Scott novels is discussed. The positive view of economic life portrayed in Scott's novels is also interpreted.
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23831365

 

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