Industrialization and the Working Class: The English Experience 1750-1900

5 avg rating
( 1 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780918400147: Industrialization and the Working Class: The English Experience 1750-1900
View all copies of this ISBN edition:
 
 

This book provides the reader with a wide-ranging social history of the English working class from 1750 to 1900, and brings a new perspective to historical debate about the industrial revolution and the making of the English working class. The study is divided into three sections ranging from a consideration of the "classic" industrial revolution, 1750-1850, through the mid-Victorian boom, 1850-1875, to the late-Victorian "Great Depression" of 1875-1900. In each section the author discusses issues such as Living Standards, housing, work, popular culture, radicalism and reformism and by so doing he illuminates areas of working class experience which are excluded from other studies of the industrial revolution. This book will acquaint readers with some of the most controversial areas of debate in modern British social history.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Belchem, John
Published by Areopagitica Pr, U.S.A. (1990)
ISBN 10: 0918400147 ISBN 13: 9780918400147
New Hardcover First Edition Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
PORT HOLE BOOKS and PUBLISHING
(Florence, OR, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Areopagitica Pr, U.S.A., 1990. Hardcover. Condition: New. Dust Jacket Condition: New. 1st Edition. New First North American printing hardcover in new- dust jacket. Note that previous owner was a collector who carefully reinforced the dust jacket with what appears to be archival tape along the interior edges. The book itself is in pristine new crisp, clean and unread condition. Seller Inventory # 045474

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 24.95
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.50
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

John Belchem
Published by Areopagitica Pr Inc (1990)
ISBN 10: 0918400147 ISBN 13: 9780918400147
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Irish Booksellers
(Portland, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Areopagitica Pr Inc, 1990. Condition: New. book. Seller Inventory # M0918400147

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 30.42
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds