The SNP’s policy of pro-Europeanism is more a result of strategy than ideology favourable to European integration, writes Judith Sijstermans. Looking at manifestos, parliamentarians and their records, she suggests that the party’s pragmatic approach to the EU means that, if it is to succeed in persuading voters to back EU membership, it will need to develop a more convincing message.
|Place of Publication||Edinburgh|
|Edition||Article No 81|
|Media of output||Blog post|
|Publication status||Published - 16 Feb 2016|
- EU policy
- Party politics