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The Resource Against the grain : the British far left from 1956, edited by Evan Smith and Matthew Worley

Against the grain : the British far left from 1956, edited by Evan Smith and Matthew Worley

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Against the grain : the British far left from 1956
Title
Against the grain
Title remainder
the British far left from 1956
Statement of responsibility
edited by Evan Smith and Matthew Worley
Creator
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
'Against the grain' is the first general history of the British far left to be published in the twenty-first century. Its contents cover a range of organisations beyond the Labour Party, bringing together leading experts on British left-wing politics to examine issues of class, race and gender from 1956 to the present day.--Page [4] of cover
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Smith, Evan
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Worley, Matthew
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  • Right and left (Political science)
  • Socialism
Label
Against the grain : the British far left from 1956, edited by Evan Smith and Matthew Worley
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Introduction : the far left in Britain from 1956 / Evan Smith and Matthew Worley -- Engaging with Trotsky : the influence of Trotskyism in Britain / John Callaghan -- The new left : beyond Stalinism and social democracy? / Paul Blackledge -- Narratives of radical lives : the roots of 1960s activism and the making of the British left / Celia Hughes -- Marching separately, seldom together : the political history of two principal trends in British Trotskyism, 1945-2009 / Phil Burton-Cartledge -- Opposition in slow motion : the CPGB's 'anti-revisionists' in the 1960s and 1970s / Lawrence Parker -- Dissent from dissent : the 'Smith/Party' group in the 1970s CPGB / Andrew Pearmain -- British anarchism in the era of Thatcherism / Rich Cross -- Jam tomorrow? Socialist women and Women's Liberation, 1968-82 : an oral history approach / Sue Bruley -- Something new under the sun : the revolutionary left and gay politics / Graham Willett -- 'Vicarious pleasure'? The British far left and the third world, 1956-79 / Ian Birchall -- Anti-racism and the socialist left, 1968-79 / Satnam Virdee -- Red action : left-wing political pariah : some observations regarding ideological apostasy and the discourse of proletarian resistance / Mark Hayes -- Anti-fascism in Britain, 1997-2012 / David Renton
Control code
FIEb17635937
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xv, 269 pages :
Isbn
9780719095900
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)881859162
Label
Against the grain : the British far left from 1956, edited by Evan Smith and Matthew Worley
Publication
Distribution
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Introduction : the far left in Britain from 1956 / Evan Smith and Matthew Worley -- Engaging with Trotsky : the influence of Trotskyism in Britain / John Callaghan -- The new left : beyond Stalinism and social democracy? / Paul Blackledge -- Narratives of radical lives : the roots of 1960s activism and the making of the British left / Celia Hughes -- Marching separately, seldom together : the political history of two principal trends in British Trotskyism, 1945-2009 / Phil Burton-Cartledge -- Opposition in slow motion : the CPGB's 'anti-revisionists' in the 1960s and 1970s / Lawrence Parker -- Dissent from dissent : the 'Smith/Party' group in the 1970s CPGB / Andrew Pearmain -- British anarchism in the era of Thatcherism / Rich Cross -- Jam tomorrow? Socialist women and Women's Liberation, 1968-82 : an oral history approach / Sue Bruley -- Something new under the sun : the revolutionary left and gay politics / Graham Willett -- 'Vicarious pleasure'? The British far left and the third world, 1956-79 / Ian Birchall -- Anti-racism and the socialist left, 1968-79 / Satnam Virdee -- Red action : left-wing political pariah : some observations regarding ideological apostasy and the discourse of proletarian resistance / Mark Hayes -- Anti-fascism in Britain, 1997-2012 / David Renton
Control code
FIEb17635937
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xv, 269 pages :
Isbn
9780719095900
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)881859162

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