The current and future position of labour history

Chase, Malcolm
December 1995
Labour History Review (Maney Publishing);Winter95, Vol. 60 Issue 3, p46
Academic Journal
Comments on a debate opened by former periodical editor David Howell on the crisis in labor history. Need of labor historians to secure a presence within the mainstream of historical scholarship; Description of the debate about industrialization; Recognition that the classic processes of enfranchisement and empowering which have lain at labor history's heart have also been accompanied by effective disenfranchisement and powerlessness.


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