Chartism / Edition 1

Chartism / Edition 1

by John Walton
     
 

ISBN-10: 0415096898

ISBN-13: 9780415096898

Pub. Date: 01/28/1999

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Chartism is an essential introduction to the movement, and examines the controversial debates surrounding the topic. As well as providing a concise period background, the author includes discussion of:
* the Chartists' economic, legislative and political goals
* patterns of regional and local support
* reasons for the Chartist decline
* the

Overview

Chartism is an essential introduction to the movement, and examines the controversial debates surrounding the topic. As well as providing a concise period background, the author includes discussion of:
* the Chartists' economic, legislative and political goals
* patterns of regional and local support
* reasons for the Chartist decline
* the success of Chartism in the light of its goals and its influence over the Poor Law, Corn Laws, trade unions and factory reform
* the languages of Chartism - songs, gesture and propaganda.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415096898
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
01/28/1999
Series:
Lancaster Pamphlets Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
96
Product dimensions:
5.40(w) x 8.30(h) x 0.40(d)

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