London's Docks in 1900: Nexus of Empire
- Labour's great plutocrats are, alas, dead, or have been detained at Her Majesty's pleasure. How... Pritt, R. Mostyn // New Statesman;8/9/96, Vol. 125 Issue 4296, p9
Comments on the role of social position on the success of politicians' careers and agendas in Great Britain. Absence of politicians belonging to the upper class to assist upcoming labor-class colleagues; Questions on where young people get their training in the country's political scene with...
- Contextualising British syndicalism, c. 1907-c. 1920. Price, Richard // Labour History Review (Maney Publishing);Winter98, Vol. 63 Issue 3, p261
Discusses how syndicalism in Great Britain's labor movement may be better understood by contextualizing it politically, culturally and historically. Concentration of syndicalist theory on describing alternative organizational hierarchies of production; Tradition of proletarian discourse in the...
- CHARTISM. Royle, Edward // History Today;Dec85, Vol. 35 Issue 12, p46
Deals with chartism in Great Britain. Standard interpretation of chartism; Importance of social and economic considerations in determining the nature and incidence of chartist activity; Influential scholar to develop views on chartism; Origins of chartism as a political movement.
- Classified list of archive deposits 1985. Bird, Stephen // Bulletin -- Society for the Study of Labour History;Jul87, Vol. 52 Issue 2, p22
Presents a list of classified archive deposits relevant to labor in Great Britain.
- Talking point. Crabb, Steve // People Management;9/13/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 18, p4
Introduces a series of articles which deals with trade unions in Great Britain.
- Back on terms. Gall, Gregor; Cooper, Cathy // People Management;9/13/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 18, p40
Describes how trade-unions are pursuing their campaigns to be recognized in Great Britain's job market. How companies can make trade-unions valuable to the business; Success of the recognition campaigns; Possible outcomes of being recognized. INSETS: A package deal;Gains on paper;New dealers.
- Comrades are on the march again. Kelly, John // New Statesman;1/28/2002, Vol. 131 Issue 4572, p18
Focuses on the trade union revival in Great Britain as of January 2002. Percentage of workers at the Honda car plant in Swindon, England, which voted to be represented by Amicus; Increase in total union membership as of January 2002; Factors which contributed to the union revival.
- Imperial Internationalism? Hull Labour's Support for South African Trade-Unionism on the Eve of the Great War. Béliard, Yann // Labour History Review (Maney Publishing);Dec2009, Vol. 74 Issue 3, p319
This article aims to analyze the public support brought by Hull's labour activists between January and April 1914 to nine trade-unionists who had been deported from South Africa because of their leading role in a general strike. The speeches made at the protest meeting on 29 March 1914 as well...
- SUPPLEMENT. // British Medical Journal;3/29/1980, Vol. 280 Issue 6218, p951
Presents views of author on medicopolitical issues in Great Britain. Debate on the 1972 Chambers constitutional reforms; Contents of the 'M' circular; Details of the achievements of the British labor movement.