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Griffiths, Trevor

Overview
Works: 14 works in 42 publications in 1 language and 1,820 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Biographical films  Film adaptations  Made-for-TV movies  Melodrama  Television adaptations  Television programs  Romance films  Historical films 
Roles: Author, Adapter, Author of screenplay
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Trevor Griffiths
The Lancashire working classes : c.1880-1930 by Trevor Griffiths( Book )

18 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This book examines the experiences and values which shaped working-class life in Britain in the half-century from 1880. It takes as its focus a region, Lancashire, which was central to the social and political changes of the period. The discussion centres on two towns, Bolton and Wigan, which, while they were geographically close, differed significantly in their industrial fortunes and their electoral development. The formation of class identity is traced through developments in the world of work, from the impact of technological and managerial innovations to the elaboration of collective-bargaining procedures. Beyond work, particular attention is paid to the dynamics of neighbourhood and family life, the latter emerging as an important source of continuity in working-class life. The broader impact of such influences are traced through a close examination of the electoral politics of the period."--Jacket
History of everyday life in Scotland, 1800 to 1900 by Graeme Morton( Book )

8 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume covers the nineteenth century, a period of profound change in Scottish history
The cinema and cinema-going in Scotland, 1896-1950 by Trevor Griffiths( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This monograph will be the first to document the habits and growth of cinema attendance in Scotland during the early twentieth-century, while integrating the study of cinema into the wider debates of social and economic history. Feeding off questions like: What did Scots of this period go to see at the cinema? What was available and why? What was the experience like?, Trevor Griffiths draws extensively on archival resources concerning the cinema as a business, on documentation kept by cinema managers, and on the diaries and recollections of attendees to create a comprehensive text on the patterns of cinema-going and attendance levels, as well as changes in audience preferences for different genres, stars or national origins of films
The cherry orchard by Anton Pavlovich Chekhov( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Madfame Ranevsky and her daughter Anya return home from Paris to find that their beloved family estate and cherry orchard are to be auctioned off to pay debts. Lopahin, a former serf on the estate who is now a wealthy landowner, proposes razing the home and cherry orchard and dividing the estate into plots that could be leased at great profit. The family, however, continues to hold out hope that their beloved home can somehow be saved from destruction. The 1962 adaptation features The Royal Shakespeare Company
A history of everyday life in Scotland( Book )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A History of Everyday Life in Scotland, 1800-1900 by Trevor Griffiths( Book )

3 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Reds by Warren Beatty( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the story of John Reed, journalist, and Louise Bryant, feminist, during the years following World War I, and their connections with Emma Goldman, Grigory Zinovyev, and other figures of the Russian Revolution. The radical American journalist becomes involved with the Communist revolution in Russia hoping to bring its spirit and idealism to the United States
A history of everyday life in Scotland. A history of everyday life in twentieth-century Scotland( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of everyday life in Scotland. A history of everyday life in Scotland, 1600-1800( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of everyday life in Scotland. A history of everyday life in Scotland, 1800 to 1900( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of everyday life in twentieth-century Scotland by Lynn Abrams( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Over the twentieth century Scots' lives changed in fast, dramatic and culturally significant ways. By examining their bodies, homes, working lives, rituals, beliefs and consumption, this volume exposes how the very substance of everyday life was composed, tracing both the intimate and the mass changes that the people endured. Using novel perspectives and methods, chapters range across the experiences of work, art and death, the way Scots conceived of themselves and their homes, and the way the 'old Scotland' of oppressive community rules broke down from mid-century as the country reinvented it
A history of everyday life in Scotland. A history of everyday life in medieval Scotland, 1000-1600( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oi for England( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

In the Moss Side, Manchester, race riots of 1981, a struggling punk band is tempted by a sinister entrepreneur to perform at a major gig in support of British extreme Right political organizations
Power, knowledge and society in the city by International Conference on Urban History( )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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The Lancashire working classes : c.1880-1930
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History of everyday life in Scotland, 1800 to 1900The cinema and cinema-going in Scotland, 1896-1950A history of everyday life in ScotlandA History of Everyday Life in Scotland, 1800-1900A history of everyday life in Scotland. A history of everyday life in twentieth-century ScotlandA history of everyday life in Scotland. A history of everyday life in Scotland, 1600-1800A history of everyday life in Scotland. A history of everyday life in Scotland, 1800 to 1900A history of everyday life in twentieth-century ScotlandA history of everyday life in Scotland. A history of everyday life in medieval Scotland, 1000-1600