Scottish independence referendum: MSPs debate Salmond's white paper
27 November 2013 Last updated at 19:39 GMT
MSPs have debated the SNP's 'blueprint' for Scottish independence at a session in Holyrood.
Scotland's Future: Your guide to an Independent Scotland was published by First Minister Alex Salmond and his deputy, Nicola Sturgeon, on Tuesday.
But what do the public think of the proposal?
James Cook reports.