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Author Phillips, Gordon.

Title Rise of the Labour Party 1893-1931
Published London : Routledge, 1992
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Description 1 online resource (81 pages)
Series Lancaster pamphlets
Lancaster pamphlets.
Contents Book Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Foreword; Chronology; 1 Introduction: The historical problem; 2 The formation of the Labour Representation Committee; 3 The consolidation of the party, 1900 ... 6; 4 The limits of independence, 1906 ... 14; 5 Elections and party support, 1906 ... 14; 6 War and reconstitution; 7 Labour's electoral achievement, 1918 ... 29; 8 The nature of Labour's support; 9 Economic policy and unemployment; 10 The 1931 crisis and the fall of the Labour government; 11 The 1931 election; 12 Conclusion; Further reading
Summary Introduces students to some of the trends and controversies in recent historical scholarship on this topic, and examines the principal developments of party organization, electoral growth and policy-making
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Form Electronic book
ISBN 0203129652 (electronic bk.)
9780203129654 (electronic bk.)