Linda Colley on Britishness and its segmentation

In this interesting article [accessed 11.10.13] from the IPPR‘s centre-left journal Juncture, Professor Linda Colley (author of Britons – Forging the Nation 1707-1837) examines some of the issues underlying England’s identity crisis and Scottish independence.  She suggests that, unlike the Scots, the English find holding ‘multiple identities’ a serious challenge. More here