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Miners, unions, and politics, 1910-47 / edited by Alan Campbell, Nina Fishman, David Howell
Bib ID 2570864
Format BookBook
Description Aldershot, Hants, England ; Brookfield, VT, USA : Scolar Press, c1996 
xii, 307 p. : ill. ; 24 cm. 
ISBN 1859282695
Full contents
  • Introduction / Alan Campbell, Nina Fishman and David Howell
  • 1. 'A cult of their own': syndicalism and The Miners' Next Step / David Egan
  • 2. 'All or nowt': the politics of the MFGB / David Howell
  • 3. The Labour Party and electoral politics in the coalfields / Duncan Tanner
  • 4. Heroes and anti-heroes: communists in the coalfields / Nina Fishman
  • 5. 'The hope of the British proletariat': the South Wales miners, 1910-1947 / Chris Williams
  • 6. The social history of political conflict in the Scots coalfields, 1910-1939 / Alan Campbell
  • 7. The landscape of Spencerism: mining politics in the Nottinghamshire coalfield, 1910-1947 / David Gilbert
  • 8. Work, class and community: social identities and political change in the Lancashire coalfield, 1910-1939 / Trevor Griffiths
  • 9. The politics of labourism in the Yorkshire coalfield, 1926-1945 / Andrew Taylor
 
Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Subjects Miners' Federation of Great Britain -- History.  |  National Union of Mineworkers -- History.  |  Coal miners -- Labor unions -- Great Britain -- Political activity -- History -- 20th century.  |  Coal miners -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.  |  Labor movement -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.
Other authors/contributors Howell, David, 1945-  |  Fishman, Nina  |  Campbell, Alan, 1949-

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