Murray Leith is a Lecturer in Politics at the University of the West of Scotland. His recent publications in journals such as National Identities, Politics, Parliamentary Affairs, and Sociological Research Online, have been on Scottish politics, nationalism and national identity. He is co-author of Political Discourse and National Identity in Scotland (Edinburgh University Press, 2011). He is currently investigating the Scottish diaspora and contemporary issues.Iain McPhee has worked for more than twenty-two years in the field of addictions, the first nine face to face with seriously dislocated people. He rose from the position of a drugs worker to become a lecturer in addiction on a master’s programme at the University of the West of Scotland, where he teaches and researches. Iain is currently completing PhD study at the University of Stirling, investigating non-treatment seeking users of drugs.Tim Laxton is completing his MSc at the University of the West of Scotland and intends to begin a PhD in autumn 2012. His research publications have covered a range of topics such as work on recovery, teaching conditions in Higher Education, neonatal abstinence syndrome and the use of technology in education.