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The history of trade unionism

Webb, Sidney and Webb, Beatrice (1898) The history of trade unionism. Longmans, Green & Co., London and New York.

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Abstract

CONTENTS. Chapter: I. The Origins of Trade Unionism. II. The Struggle for Existence [1799-1825]. III. The Revolutionary Period [1829-1842]. IV. The New Spirit and the New Model [1843-1860]. V. The Junta and their Allies [1860-1875]. VI. Sectional Developments [1863-1885]. VII. The Old Unionism and the New [1875-1889]. VIII. The Trade Union World [1892-94]. Map of Trade Unionism. Appendix: — On the assumed connection between the Trade Unions and the Gilds in Dublin — Sliding Scales — The Summons to the First Trade Union Congress — Distribution of Trade Unionists in the United Kingdom — The Progress in Membership of particular Trade Unions — List of Publications on Trade Unions and Combinations of Workmen.

Item Type: Book
Additional Information: The title page misspells Sidney as "Sydney". "Printed by the authors specially for the trades unions of the United Kingdom to remain forever the corporate property of the several societies for branch and office use" - title page. Preface is dated April 1894.
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HC Economic History and Conditions
H Social Sciences > HD Industries. Land use. Labor
H Social Sciences > HN Social history and conditions. Social problems. Social reform
H Social Sciences > HT Communities. Classes. Races
H Social Sciences > HX Socialism. Communism. Anarchism
J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe) > JN101 Great Britain
Date Deposited: 26 Jul 2012 15:43
Last Modified: 04 May 2017 16:11
URI: http://webbs.library.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/377

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