The Num and British Politics 1944 - 1968 (Studies in Labour History) 〈1〉

個数:
電子版価格 ¥6,893
  • 電書あり

The Num and British Politics 1944 - 1968 (Studies in Labour History) 〈1〉

  • 在庫がございません。海外の書籍取次会社を通じて出版社等からお取り寄せいたします。
    通常6~9週間ほどで発送の見込みですが、商品によってはさらに時間がかかることもございます。
    重要ご説明事項
    1. 納期遅延や、ご入手不能となる場合がございます。
    2. 複数冊ご注文の場合、分割発送となる場合がございます。
    3. 美品のご指定は承りかねます。
  • 【重要:入荷遅延について】
    各国での新型コロナウィルス感染拡大により、洋書・洋古書の入荷が不安定になっています。
    弊社サイト内で表示している標準的な納期よりもお届けまでに日数がかかる見込みでございます。
    申し訳ございませんが、あらかじめご了承くださいますようお願い申し上げます。

  • 製本 Hardcover:ハードカバー版
  • 言語 ENG
  • 商品コード 9780754606901
  • DDC分類 331.88122334094109045

Full Description


From its formation in 1944, the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) was one of the most powerful and important players on the British political and industrial stage. Whilst the nation relied upon coal for its electricity production, domestic heating and railway transportation, the miners and their unions would always play a central role in national politics with the ability to cause massive disruption to the nation, should they decide to strike, as they did in 1972 and 1974. However, as the country began to move towards other forms of energy, such as oil and gas, the power of the mineworkers correspondingly decreased, leaving the once mighty union to come to terms with a very different world by the early eighties. The NUM and British Politics makes use of union material and party and government archives as well as oral testimony, much of it highly confidential, to present the first overall account of the evolving nature of the tripartite relationship between the miners, the NUM and the state.

Table of Contents

General Editor's Preface                           vi
Preface vii
Acknowledgements xi
List of Abbreviations xii
1 Creating the New Order 1 (32)
2 Inclusion or Integration? 33 (48)
3 The Politics of State Capitalism 81 (40)
4 Conservatives and the NUM 121(54)
5 The Politics of Industrial Decline 175(38)
6 The Miners and Mr Wilson's New Britain 213(44)
Bibliography 257(6)
Index 263