TITLE

THE EVACUATION OF CHILDREN IN WARTIME SCOTLAND: CULTURE, BEHAVIOUR AND POVERTY

AUTHOR(S)
Stewart, John; Welshman, John
PUB. DATE
July 2006
SOURCE
Journal of Scottish Historical Studies;Jul2006, Vol. 26 Issue 1/2, p100
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article examines the experience of, outcomes of, and lessons drawn from the evacuation of Scottish schoolchildren during the early part of the Second World War. It discusses the historiography of evacuation in Great Britain. It examines the three influential responses to evacuation in Scotland. It concludes by assessing what the Scottish experience adds to people's knowledge of evacuation and the extent to which it confirms or refutes revisionist interpretations.
ACCESSION #
23831366

 

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