Equivocal Feminists: The Social Democratic Federation and the Woman Question 1884-1911
- The History of the Social-Democratic Federation. Hill, Jeffrey // Labour History Review (Maney Publishing);Spring96, Vol. 61 Issue 1, p102
The article reviews the book "History of the Social-Democratic Federation," by Martin Crick.
- Shorter notices. Whiting, R.C. // English Historical Review;Apr97, Vol. 112 Issue 446, p515
Reviews the book `The History of the Social-Democratic Federation,' by Martin Crick.
- Socialist Women: Britain, 1880s to 1920s (Book). McDermid, Jane // Labour History Review (Maney Publishing);Aug2003, Vol. 68 Issue 2, p261
The article reviews the book "Socialist Women: Britain 1880s to 1920s," by June Hannam and Karen Hunt.
- Tom Maguire: "An Under-Paid Agitator" in the Late-Victorian Socialist Press. MILLER, ELIZABETH CAROLYN // Philological Quarterly;Winter2012, Vol. 91 Issue 1, p75
The article focuses on Tom Maguire, a leader in instigating the tide of New Unionism, publishing poetry, songs and fiction featuring working-class women speakers which reflects his experience in organizing Leeds tailoresses. He was drawn to socialism at the age of 18 and in 1884 helped organize...
- Social Democratic Politics in Britain 1881-1911: The Marxism of the Social Democratic Federation. Johnson, Graham // Labour History Review (Maney Publishing);Fall90, Vol. 55 Issue 2, p64
The article focuses on the thesis report, entitled "Social Democratic Politics in Britain 1881-1911: The Marxism of the Social Democratic Federation," about the Social Democratic Federation (SDF), a leading exponent of social democracy in Great Britain before the First World War. The thesis...
- Ragged edge. Hattersley, Roy // New Statesman;2/7/2011, Vol. 140 Issue 5039, p47
In this article the author discusses "The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists," a novel by author Robert Tressell. A number of topics are addressed including the nature of the political novel, the fact that Tressell's book was written about the time of the creation of the British Labour Party, and...
- Family, faith and flag. Sandbrook, Dominic // New Statesman;4/4/2011, Vol. 140 Issue 5047, p22
In this article the author discusses the radical political positions of the past in Great Britain and examines the contention that the British political left wing needs to embrace a conservative form of socialism based on family, faith, and work. A number of topics are addressed including the...
- Dissident Missionaries? Re-Narrating the Political Strategy of the Social-Democratic Federation, 1884—1887. Owen, James // Labour History Review (Maney Publishing);Aug2008, Vol. 73 Issue 2, p187
In the first decade of its existence, the Social-Democratic Federation (SDF) sent London-based 'missionaries' around England, in an attempt to educate and agitate amongst the workers. Using the case studies of John Burns in Nottingham and Tom Mann in Northumberland, this article examines the...
- 'SCOTSMEN, STAND BY IRELAND': John Maclean and the Irish Revolution. Foster, Gavin // History Ireland;Jan/Feb2008, Vol. 16 Issue 1, p32
The article looks at Scottish revolutionary socialist John Maclean and the historical significance of his relationship with Ireland. Maclean's work with the Social Democratic Federation (SDF) during the first World War is discussed. The author reviews several of Maclean's arrests and jail...