TITLE

Imagined communities and mining communities

AUTHOR(S)
Gilbert, David
PUB. DATE
September 1995
SOURCE
Labour History Review (Maney Publishing);Fall95, Vol. 60 Issue 2, p47
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The author reports on an autumn 1994 conference on "Community, Gender and Culture in Mining History," at the University of Leeds in England. He comments on Benedict Anderson's reflections on the nature of nationalism which suggested that nations are imagined communities. The author suggests a number themes or emphases which he think are important in new critical understandings of the nature of mining communities.
ACCESSION #
5801219

 

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