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Local studies and labour history

Local studies and labour history

(essays in Victorian and twentieth century East Midlands history)

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Published by Loughborough University, Department of Economics in Loughborough .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementedited by Chris Wrigley.
ContributionsWrigley, Chris., Loughborough University of Technology. Department of Economics.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14204015M

Monetary Plurality in Local, Regional and Global Economies. ISBN particularly by supporting economies at the local level of regions and cities. The book shows that monetary plurality has been ubiquitous throughout history and persists at present because the existence of several currency circuits facilitates small-scale production and trade. India has the largest number of child labourers in the world, and has been the subject of intense media and political campaigns in the North aimed at addressing the abuse of children’s rights. This book explores children’s rights as a site of power and reveals how the rights discourse has been used by international actors, national elites, and local NGOs in the child labour debate in India.

Reviews. This book is a great history of our local! I recommend it to anyone who wants to learn more about local unions and what they do. Drawing on interviews with former union activists as well as archival sources, Russell explores and interrogates the role of UAW/CAW Local 27 in the lives of the men and women who were its members and thus contributes to a better understanding of the way. ILWCH has an international reputation for scholarly innovation and quality. It explores diverse topics from globalisation and workers’ rights to class and consumption, labor movements, class identities and cultures, unions, and working-class politics.

  The Labour Party in Historical Perspective shows that the Party has historically been revived by left resurgences, of which Corbyn is the latest, finds Graham Kirkwood The Labour Party in Historical Perspective, ed. David Morgan, Socialist History Society Occasional Publication no (), pp.. So, the much predicted split off in the Labour Party finally happened, but it remains to be Author: Graham Kirkwood. In so doing the book is able to tackle a number of familiar labour history themes in a more nuanced way, exploring issues of political activism and class relationships from the perspectives of gender, ethnicity, race and specific localized cultural traditions.


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