This chapter deals with the factors - community, tradition, anti-Liberalism, socialism , religion, wealthy men and cultural factors which shaped the emergence of the early Labour movement on one of the heartland of Labour in the late nineteenth century and the early twentieth century and emphasises the radical and community nature of its development.
|Title of host publication||The Labour Party in Historical Perspective|
|Place of Publication||London|
|Publisher||Socialist History Society|
|Number of pages||16|
|Publication status||Published - 18 May 2018|
|Name||Socialist History Society Occasional Publication|
Laybourn, K. (2018). The Rising Sun of Socialism: The emergence of the Labour Movement in the textile belt of the West Riding of Yorkshire, c.1890-1914. In D. Morgan (Ed.), The Labour Party in Historical Perspective (1st ed., pp. 26-41). (Socialist History Society Occasional Publication; No. 42). London: Socialist History Society.