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Most references contained in The Tears that Made the Clyde are footnoted. Carol Craig has also compiled and put on-line a list of the main publications, articles and reports referred to in the text. Here you can access further information on Carol Craig's sources and the books she has particularly drawn on.  This is divided into four main sections:

Scottish history and culture
Glasgow: history, politics and culture
Glasgow biography, autobiography and oral history
Sociology, psychology and economics

Scottish History and Culture

When writing The Tears that Made the Clyde I drew heavily on two of Tom Devine's works  – The Scottish Nation and The Transformation of Rural Scotland. I also drew on T.C. Smout's social history, particularly A Century of the Scottish People. Richard Finlay's Modern Scotland was also very useful as was the essays contained in Geroge Gordon's Perspectives of the Scottish City.

Anderson, Robert, 'Education and Society in Modern Scotland' in History of Education Quarterly, (Vol. 25, No. 4, Winter, 1985), 459-481
Anderson, Robert, 'In Search of the "Lad of Parts": the Mythical History of Scottish Education' in History Workshop, (No 19, Spring, 1985), 82-104
Ascherson, Neal, Stone Voices (London, 2003)
Beveridge, Craig and Turnbull, Ronald, The Eclipse of Scottish Culture (Edinburgh, 1989)
Checkland, Sydney and Olive, Industry and Ethos: Scotland 1832-1914 (London, 1984)
Craig, Cairns, Out of History: Narrative paradigms in Scottish and British Culture (Edinburgh, 1996)
Craig, Carol, The Scots' Crisis of Confidence (Glasgow, 2003)
Crampsey, Robert, The Scottish Footballer (Edinburgh, 1978)
Davie, George, The Democratic Intellect: Scotland and her Universities in the 19th Century (Edinburgh, 1961)
Devine, T.M, Scotland's Empire 1600-1815 (London, 2003)
Devine, T. M, The Scottish Nation 1700-2007(London, 2006)
Devine, T. M, The Transformation of Rural Scotland: Social change and the agrarian economy, 1660-1815 (Edinburgh, 1999)
Devine, T. M and Finlay, R.J (eds), Scotland in the 20th Century (Edinburgh 1996)
Gordon, George (ed.), Perspectives of the Scottish City (Aberdeen, 1985)
Finlay, Richard. J, Modern Scotland 1914-2000 (London 2004)
Finlayson, Iain, The Scots (Oxford, 1988)
Gifford, Douglas et al (eds), Scottish Literature (Edinburgh, 2002)
Gifford, Douglas, The Dear Green Place: the novel in the West of Scotland (Glasgow, 1885)
Harvie, Christopher, No Gods and Precious Few Heroes (London, 1981)
Houston, R. A and Knox, W. W. J (eds), The New Penguin History of Scotland: From the earliest times to the present day (London, 2001)
Johnston, Tom, Memories (London, 1952)
Johnston, Tom, The History of the Scottish Working Classes (Glasgow, 1946)
Lavery, Brian, Maritime Scotland (London, 2001)
MacDiarmid, Hugh(ed), The Uncanny Scot (London, 1968)
MacDougal, Ian (ed.) Essays in Scottish Labour History (Edinburgh, 1978)
McIlvanney, William, Surviving the Shipwreck (Edinburgh, 1991)
McLaren, A. Alan (ed), Social Class in Scotland: Past and present (Edinburgh, 1976)
Muir, Edwin, Scottish Journey (Surrey, 1935)
Muir, Willa, Mrs Grundy in Scotland (London, 1936)
Niven, Douglas, The Development of Housing in Scotland (London, 1979)
Northcroft, David, Scots at School (Edinburgh, 2003)
Paterson, Lindsay, The Autonomy of Modern Scotland ( Edinburgh, 1994)
Paton, Daniel, ' The Legend of Drunken Scotland' in Plant, Martin, Ritson, Bruce and Robertson, Roy (eds), Alcohol and Drugs: The Scottish experience (Edinburgh, 1992)
Smout, T.C, A Century of the Scottish People (London, 1986)
Smout, T. C, A History of the Scottish People 1560-1830 (Edinburgh, 1969)
Smout, T. C, Scottish Voices: 1745-1960 (London, 1990)
Torrance, David, 'We in Scotland' – Thatcherism in a cold climate (Edinburgh, 2009)
Wight, Daniel, Workers Not Wasters: Masculine respectability, consumption & employment in central Scotland (Edinburgh, 1993)

Glasgow : History, politics and culture

For specific material on early Glasgow I found the essays in Devine and Jackson's volume on the city very helpful. For social history Sean Damer's work has some interesting material as does The Third Statistical Account.

Blake, George, The Heart of Scotland (London, 1934)
Bolitho, William, Cancer of Empire (London, 1924)
Brown, Gordon, Maxton (Edinburgh, 1986)
Burgess, Moira, Imagine a City: Glasgow in fiction (Argyll, 1998)
Cage, R. A, The Working Class in Glasgow 1750-1914 (Kent, 1987)
Checkland, S. G, The Upas Tree (Glasgow, 1981)
Cunnison, J and J. B. S. Gilfillan, J. B. S (eds), The Third Statistical Account of Scotland: Glasgow (Glasgow, 1958)
Damer, Sean, Glasgow: Going for a song (London, 1990)
Damer, Sean, 'No Mean Writer? The Curious Case of Alexander McArthur' in Kevin McCarra and Hamish Whyte (eds) A Glasgow Collection (Glasgow, 1990)
Devine, T. M and Jackson, Gordon (eds), Glasgow Volume 1: Beginnings to 1830 (Manchester, 1995)
Foster, John and Woolfson, Charles, The Politics of the UCS Work-In (London, 1986)
Gall, Willie and Hanley, Cliff, The Sheer Gall of it: The wit of Glasgow (Edinburgh, 1988)
Gibbon, Lewis Grassic, 'Glasgow' in Gibbon, Lewis Grassic and MacDiarmid, Hugh, Scottish Scene (London, 1934)
Hassan, Gerry et al, The Dreaming City and the Power of Mass Imagination (London, 2007)
Hanley, Cliff (ed), Glasgow: A celebration (Edinburgh, 1984)
Johnston, Ian, Ships for a Nation: John Brown & Company Clydebank (West Dunbartonshire, 2000
King, Elspeth, The Hidden History of Glasgow's Women: The Thenew factor (Edinburgh, 1993)
McCormack, Cathy, The Wee Yellow Butterfly (Argyll, 2008)
Munro, Michael, The Patter: A guide to current Glasgow usage (Glasgow, 2008 edition)
Reid, Jimmy, As I Please (Edinburgh, 1984)
Robertson, G. Gladstone, Gorbals Doctor (London, 1970)
Shadow, Midnight Scenes and Social Photographs (Glasgow, 1976)
Osborne, Brian D. and Armstrong, Ronald (eds), St Mungo's City (Edinburgh, 1999)
Spring, Ian, The Phantom Village : The myth of the new Glasgow (Edinburgh, 1990)
Walker, Fred. M, Song of the Clyde: A history of Clyde shipbuilding (Cambridge, 1984)
Wordsall, Frank, The Tenement: A way of life (Edinburgh, 1979)

Glasgow biography, autobiography and oral history

Given that much in the book relates to family life I found a great deal of my material
in oral history testimonies or autobiographies, particularly Ralph Glasser's.

Bellamy, Martin, The Shipbuilders: An anthology of Scottish shipyard life (Edinburgh, 2001)
Clark, Helen and Carnegie, Elizabeth,  She Was Aye Working’ : Memories of Tenement Women in Edinburgh and Glasgow (Glasgow, 2003)
Douglas, Robert, Night Song of the Last Tram (London, 2005)
Dudgeon, Piers, Our Glasgow: Memories of life in disappearing Britain (London, 2009)
Faley, Jean V L Hector, Up Oor Close: Memories of Domestic Life in Glasgow Tenements, 1910-45 (Dorset , 1990)
Glasser, Ralph, Growing Up in the Gorbals (London, 1986)
Glasser, Ralph, Gorbals Boy at Oxford (London, 1988)
Glasser, Ralph, Gorbals Voices, Siren Songs (London, 1990)
Henderson, Meg, Finding Peggy: A Glasgow childhood (London, 1994)
Lindsay, Maurice, As I Remember (London, 1979)
Liverani, Mary Rose, Winter Sparrows: Growing up in Scotland and Australia (London, 2000)
McBarron, John, Ah B'lang tae Glasgow (Scotland, 2004)
McGinn, Matt, McGinn of the Calton (Glasgow, 1987)
McNair, John, James Maxton: The beloved rebel (London, 1955)
Paul, Dorothy, Dorothy: Revelations of a Rejected Soprano (London, 2002)
Roy, Kenneth, Conversations in a Small Country (Ayr, 1989)
Savage, Hugh, Born Up A Close: Memories of a Brigton Boy (Argyll, 2006)
Wilkinson, Roderick, Memories of Maryhill (Edinburgh, 1993)

Sociology, psychology and economics

This website contains a lot of material and insights I drew on when writing the book. See, for example, the section on positive psychology particularly on optimism and motivation. Flourishing Lives  also contains a  great deal of relevant information. However, below I've listed a number of books and articles which I particularly refer to or which have influenced my thinking.

Adorno, T. W et al., The Authoritarian Personality (New York, 1950)
Alexander, Bruce K, The Globalisation of Addiction: a study in the poverty of the spirit (Oxford, 2008)
Baggini, Julian, Complaint: from minor moans to major protests (London, 2008)
Baumeister, R.F., Campbell, J.D., Krueger, J.I. & Vohs, K.D., ‘Does high self-esteem cause better performance, interpersonal success, happiness or healthier lifestyles?’ in Psychological Science in the Public Interest, (4(1), 2003)
Benard, Bonnie, Fostering Resiliency in Kids: Protective factors in the family, school, and community (San Francisco, 1991)
Bowlby, J, Attachment (London, 1969)
Bronson, Po and Merryman, Ashley, NurtureShock: New thinking about children (New York, 2009)
Christakis, Nicholas. A and Fowler, James, H, Connected (New York, 2009)
Crocker, J. and  Park, L.E., 2004, ‘The costly pursuit of self-esteem’ in Psychological Bulletin, (130(3), 2004), 322-414
Cohen, Dov  et al., 'Insult, Aggression and the Southern Culture of Honor: an "Experimental Ethnography"' in Journal of Personality and Social  Psychology (Vol . 70, No 5, May 1996), 945-960
Cooperrider, David, L and Whitney, Diana Kaplin, Appreciative Inquiry: a positive revolution in change (San Francisco, 2005)
Craig, Carol, Creating Confidence: A handbook for professionals working with young people (Glasgow, 2006)
Csíkszentmihályi, Milahy, Flow: The Psychology of Optimal Experience (New York, 1990)
Eckersley, Richard, Well & Good: How We Feel and Why It Matters (Melbourne, 2004)
Deci, Edward, L and Ryan Richard M , 'The "What" and "Why" of Goal Pursuits: Human needs and the self-determination of behaviour' in Psychological Inquiry, (Vol. 11, No 4, 2000), 227-268.
Dunbar, Robin, Grooming, Gossip and the Evolution of Language (London, 1996)
Dweck, Carol. S, Mindset: The new psychology of success (New York, 2006)
Dweck, C.S, ‘Caution – praise can be dangerous’ in American Educator(Vol. 23, No 1, 1999) 4-9
Easterbrook, Greg, The Progress Paradox: How life gets better while people feel worse (New York, 2003)
Emler, Nicholas, The Costs and Causes of Low Self-worth (York, 2001)
Ferudi, Frank, Therapy Culture (London, 2004)
Frank, Robert. H, 'Does absolute income matter? in Luigino Bruni and Pier Luigi Porta (eds.), Economics and Happiness (Oxford, 2005)
Gerhardt, Sue, Why Love Matters (East Sussex, 2004)
Gilbert, Daniel, Stumbling on Happiness (London, 2006)
Gladwell, Malcolm, Outliers (London, 2008)
Gottman, J. M,  'A Theory of Marital Dissolution and Stability' in the Journal of Family Psychology, (vol. 7, 1993), 57-75
Haidt, J, The Happiness Hypothesis (New York, 2006)
James, Oliver, Britain on the Couch (London, 1998)
Jumper, Shan. A,  'A meta-analysis of the relationship of child sexual abuse to adult psychological adjustment' in Child Abuse & Neglect (vol. 19, issue 6, June 1995) 715-72
King, Elspeth, The Hidden History of Glasgow's Women: The Thenew factor (Edinburgh, 1993)
Kasser, Tim, The High Price of Materialism (Massachusetts, 2002)
Layard, Richard, Happiness: Lessons from a new science (London, 2005)
Marmot, M. G et al., 'Employment Grade and Coronary Heart Disease in
British Civil Servants', Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health (vol. 32: 1978), 244-249
McGowan, Patrick. O, 'Epigenetic regulation of the glucocorticoid receptor in human brain associates with childhood abuse' in Nature Neuroscience (12, 2009) 342 – 348
Myers, David. G, The Pursuit of Happiness: Who is Happy, and Why? (New York, 1993)
Putnam, Robert, Bowling Alone: The collapse and revival of American community (New York, 2000)
Rose, G, 'Sick individuals and sick populations' in International Journal of Epidemiology (vol. 14: 1985), 32-38
Ryan, R.M. & Brown, K.W, ‘Why we don’t need self-esteem: On fundamental needs, contingent love and mindfulness’ in Psychological Inquiry, (14(1), 2003) 27-82
Scitovsky, Tibor, The Joyless Economy: The psychology of human satisfaction (New York, 1992)
Seddon, John, Systems Thinking in the Public Sector (Axminster, 2008)
Seligman, Martin E. P, Authentic Happiness (London, 2003)
Servan-Schreiber, David, Healing Without Freud or Prozac (London, 2005)
Sinclair, Alan , '0-5 How Small Children Can Make A Big Difference', (2007)
Steele, C. M et al., 'Contending with group image: The psychology of stereotype and social identity threat' in M. Zanna (ed.) in Advances in Experimental Social Psychology (Vol. 37, 2002)
Sykes, C.J., Dumbing Down Our Kids: Why American Children Feel Good About Themselves But Can't Read, Write, or Add (St Martin’s Griffin, 1996)
Sylva, Kathy et al., (eds) Early Childhood Matters: Evidence from the Effective Pre-school and Primary Education Project (London, 2009)
Snyder, C. R, The Psychology of Hope (New York, 2003)
Twenge, Jean, M and Campbell, W Keith, The Narcissism Epidemic: Living in the age of entitlement (New York, 2009)
Umberson, Debra et al., 'You Make Me Sick: Marital quality and health over the life course' in Journal of Health and Social Behaviour (vol. 247, March, 2006), 1-16
Wilber, Ken, A Theory of Everything (Boston, 2000)
Wilkinson, Richard. G, The Impact of Inequality: how to make sick societies healthier (London, 2005)
Wilkinson, Richard and Pickett, Kate, The Spirit Level: Why more equal societies almost always do better (London, 2009)
Wilson, Chris. M and Oswald, Andrew. J , 'How Does Marriage Affect Physical and Psychological Health?: A survey of the longitudinal evidence' in The Warwick Economics Research Papers 728 (2005)
Wilson, James. Q and Kelling, George. L,  'Broken Windows: The policy and neighbourhood safety' in The Atlantic Monthly ( March 1982)
Wilson, William Julius, More than Just Race: Being black and poor in the inner city (New York, 2009)



 

 
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