'Still at the Penny-Farthing Stage in a Jet-Propelled Era': Branch Life in 1950s Socialism

Black, Lawrence
June 2000
Labour History Review (Maney Publishing);Summer2000, Vol. 65 Issue 2, p202
Academic Journal
Examines branch life in 1950s socialism in Great Britain. Analysis of the prevailing internal political culture in the socialist movement; Organizational causes of the Labour Party's 1955 election defeat; Social aspect of party membership, monotony of meetings and their meager attendance; Means of communication; Prevalence of customary methods against modernization.


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