The Rising Sun of Socialism: The emergence of the Labour Movement in the textile belt of the West Riding of Yorkshire, c.1890-1914

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Abstract

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.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationThe Labour Party in Historical Perspective
EditorsDavid Morgan
Place of PublicationLondon
PublisherSocialist History Society
Chapter3
Pages26-41
Number of pages16
Edition1st
ISBN (Print)9780993010477
Publication statusPublished - 18 May 2018

Publication series

NameSocialist History Society Occasional Publication
Number42

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    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). Socialist History Society.