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Socialism and the Challenge of War (RLE The First World War) : Ideas and Politics in Britain, 1912-18.

Author: Jay M Winter
Publisher: Hoboken : Taylor and Francis, 2014.
Series: Routledge Library Editions: The First World War.
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The First World War marks a crucial period in the history of the socialist wing of the British labour movement. This book is an account of the development of the political ideas and activities of some of the most influential British socialist thinkers of that time: Beatrice and Sidney Webb, R.H. Tawney and G.D.H. Cole. The first part of the book examines the state of the Labour movement and of socialist ideas on the  Read more...
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Winter, Jay M.
Socialism and the Challenge of War (RLE The First World War) : Ideas and Politics in Britain, 1912-18.
Hoboken : Taylor and Francis, ©2014
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jay M Winter
ISBN: 9781317700098 1317700090 9781315779645 1315779641 9781306708388 1306708389
OCLC Number: 881415777
Description: 1 online resource (544 pages).
Contents: Cover; Half Title; Title Page; Copyright Page; Original Title Page; Original Copyright Page; Table of Contents; List of Illustrations; Acknowledgments; Abbreviations; Introduction; Notes; Part I: Socialist Thought and the Labour Movement 1912-14; 1. The Background; Notes; 2. The Webbs' Approach to Socialism; The Changed World of Labour; The Webbs' Socialist Ideas; The State; The organization of industry; Prospects: the dangers of militarism; Race and the non-white world; Webbian socialism; Tactics: The Webbs and the Pre-War Labour Party; Notes; 3. R.H. Tawney's Early Political Thought. IntroductionThe Labour Unrest; Tawney's Political Theory; Conclusions; Notes; 4. G.D.H. Cole and the Theory of Industrial Conflict; Early Ideas; The Fabian Society and the Labour Party; The Theory of Industrial Conflict; Marxist leanings; The state; The trade unions; Conclusions; Notes; Part II: The Impact of the First World War; 5. G.D.H. Cole, Guild Socialism and the First World War; The Other War: From Militant to Moderate; The militant; The moderate; The State in Theory: Pluralism and Pacifism; The State in Practice: Nationalization; Joint Control; Politics; Notes. 6. R.H. Tawney and the First World WarIntroduction; The Decision to Fight; War Service; The War and Tawney's Political Thought; The state in wartime; The Church of England; The Labour Party; Notes; 7. Sidney Webb and the War Emergency Committee; Formation and Membership; The War Emergency Committee and the Defensive Strategy of Labour; The producer in wartime; The consumer in wartime; Labour's New Initiative; Conscription; Labour after the War; Significance; Notes; 8. Socialism and Political Independence: the Formulation of the 1918 Labour Party Constitution and Programme. MacDonald as Political ExileArthur Henderson and the Russian Revolution; Before Petrograd; The impact of Russia; The Stockholm question; The aftermath; The Plans for the Reconstruction of the Labour Party; Notes; 9. The Impact of the First World War on British Socialist Thought; Socialist Politics; Intellectuals and the Labour Party; Clause Four; The adoption of Webbian tactics; Socialist Theory; The aftermath of war; Conclusion; Notes; Bibliography; Index.
Series Title: Routledge Library Editions: The First World War.

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The First World War marks a crucial period in the history of the socialist wing of the British labour movement. This book is an account of the development of the political ideas and activities of some of the most influential British socialist thinkers of that time: Beatrice and Sidney Webb, R.H. Tawney and G.D.H. Cole. The first part of the book examines the state of the Labour movement and of socialist ideas on the eve of the conflict, then turns to the central question of the impact of the War on the dissemination of British socialist ideas.

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