Chartism / Edition 1

Chartism / Edition 1

by Richard Brown
     
 

ISBN-10: 0521586178

ISBN-13: 9780521586177

Pub. Date: 05/28/2008

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This book considers the ways in which working people in the nineteenth century sought justice through the Chartist movement. Richard Brown poses fundamental questions about the movement and considers them through the interpretations of both contemporary and later historians. Central themes and episodes covered include a study of the emergence of Chartism, the…  See more details below

Overview

This book considers the ways in which working people in the nineteenth century sought justice through the Chartist movement. Richard Brown poses fundamental questions about the movement and considers them through the interpretations of both contemporary and later historians. Central themes and episodes covered include a study of the emergence of Chartism, the Chartists and their leaders and an account of the three phases of Chartism from 1836 to 1848.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521586177
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
05/28/2008
Series:
Cambridge Perspectives in History Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
138
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.40(d)
Age Range:
16 - 18 Years

Table of Contents

Introduction: Chartism - a question of interpretation; 1. The emergence of Chartism; 2. Who were the Chartists?; 3. The Chartist Leadership; 4. Chartism:phase 1, 1836-40; 5. Chartism: phase 2, 1840-42; 6. Chartism: phase 3,1843-48; 7. 'The Charter and something more'.

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