The Social Composition of the Cathedral Church of St Mungo in Late Nineteenth-Century Glasgow
- On the battlefront. // New Statesman & Society;10/16/92, Vol. 5 Issue 224, p14
Visits a derelict Glasgow, Scotland, housing complex and reports on the never-ending war against the poor. Joblessness; Poverty; Disintegration of values; Vandalism; Fear; Strength in families; Wanton squandering of human resources; Loss of faith in themselves and in others.
- Primary Tartan. // New Statesman;12/13/99, Vol. 128 Issue 4466, p40
Comments on two national issues about Scotland. National Health Service fund for Glasgow, named as the `sickest' city in Britain, which could exacerbate its rivalry with Edinburgh; Cases where Scottish nationalism has become lethal.
- Beyond the Walls: The Beginnings of Pest Jewry. Lupovitch, Howard // Austrian History Yearbook;2005, Vol. 36, p40
Offers a portrait of the growth of the Jewish population in Pest, Hungary during the first half of the nineteenth century. Background on the expansion of the city; Factors that shifted the balance between Jews and burghers in favor of the Jews; Phases of the search for a rabbi by Pest Jews.
- Glasgow, Edinburg, and the health divide: Is it ever too late for prevention? Wilkinson, Richard G. // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);11/21/92, Vol. 305 Issue 6864, p1239
Compares the difference in mortality rate between Glasgow and Edinburgh in Scotland. Indication of mortality disadvantage in Glasgow; Impact of social conditions; Effect of adverse environment during critical stages of growth.
- GANGLESS IN GLASGOW. NEWTON-SMALL, JAY // Time International (Atlantic Edition);10/10/2011, Vol. 178 Issue 14, p28
The article focuses on how former gang members in Glasgow, Scotland, are participating in gang prevention programs. Topics include how the former gang members counsel Scottish youth, how they assist the police, and how widespread unemployment leads to the gang problem. Information is provided on...
- Land of the Rennie Mackintosh oven mitt. Sweet, Lucy // New Statesman;3/26/2007, Vol. 136 Issue 4837, p40
The article examines perceptions of Glasgow and Scotland, the author noting that the commonly held notions about Scotland are at odds with reality. The author reports on the advances in the arts and in architecture in Glasgow, but faults tourists organizations for emphasizing clichÃ©d images...
- SA's top growth suburbs. Muller, Joan // Finweek;1/14/2010, p24
The article discusses the trend in residential property introduced by the National Credit Act in South Africa. It states that middle-income suburbs has an average price between 700,000 rand to 1.9 million rand, while the upper income suburbs has average prices of 2 million rand. It provides a...
- In My Backyard. SULLIVAN, ROBERT DAVID // America;5/11/2015, Vol. 212 Issue 16, p18
The author reflects on the the development and construction in his hometown of Malden, Massachusetts, focusing on changes made to the downtown neighborhood. He notes planned projects for apartment complexes and restaurants, discussing the likely increases in rent as well as houses in the area....
- St. Mark's Cathedral. Dahl, David // Organ Atlas;2008, p44
The article presents a brief background on the history of St. Mark's Cathedral in Seattle, Washington. St. Mark's was founded in 1889 and in less than a decade, its parish moved to a larger church to accommodate the parishioners. In 1902, the three-manual W. W. Kimball tubular-pneumatic organ...