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Overview page. Subjects: Social Sciences — Arts and Humanities.

Many sociological and anthropological definitions exist, but most tend to privilege some combination of small-scale, relative boundedness, strong affective ties, traditionalism, and...

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Kinship and Community in Victorian London: the ‘Beckwith Frogs’

David Day.

in History Workshop Journal

January 2011; p ublished online February 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History of Gender and Sexuality; Public History; Labour History; Oral History; Social and Cultural History. 11209 words.

Nineteenth-century professional sports coaching had much in common with conventional craft processes, with the coach as the master of a body of traditional specialist knowledge passed on...

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Beyond the ‘Red Vicar’: Community and Christian Socialism in Thaxted, Essex, 1910–84

Arthur Burns.

in History Workshop Journal

April 2013; p ublished online February 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History of Gender and Sexuality; Public History; Labour History; Oral History; Social and Cultural History. 10901 words.

The Christian socialist ministry of Conrad Noel (1868–1942) at Thaxted, Essex, is famous, not least on account of the ‘Battle of the Flags’ provoked in 1921 by the hanging of both a red...

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Land, Labour and Community

Ken Worpole.

in History Workshop Journal

April 2015; p ublished online August 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History of Gender and Sexuality; Public History; Labour History; Oral History; Social and Cultural History. 904 words.

Agricultural protection and support in the European Economic Community, 1962–92: rent-seeking or welfare policy?

Mark Spoerer.

in European Review of Economic History

May 2015; p ublished online February 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Industrial History; Labour History; Economic History. 9225 words.

The European Economic Community's Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) has found a lot of scholarly attention. While economists stress the irrationality of the CAP and explain its striking...

Memory and Community in 1926

Kevin Morgan.

in History Workshop Journal

April 2013; p ublished online February 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History of Gender and Sexuality; Public History; Labour History; Oral History; Social and Cultural History. 3976 words.

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Urban Regeneration and Community Survival in Postwar Japan

Peter Siegenthaler.

in History Workshop Journal

October 2015; p ublished online September 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History of Gender and Sexuality; Public History; Labour History; Oral History; Social and Cultural History. 4242 words.

Class, Community and Popular Rebellion in the Making of Modern England

David Rollison.

in History Workshop Journal

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History of Gender and Sexuality; Public History; Labour History; Oral History; Social and Cultural History. 6195 words.

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Rival Imagined Communities in the Dublin Lockout of 1913

Colm Murphy.

in History Workshop Journal

October 2018; p ublished online July 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History of Gender and Sexuality; Public History; Labour History; Oral History; Social and Cultural History. 9869 words.

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The 1913 Dublin Lockout dominates Irish labour history. With at least 20,000 workers ‘locked out’ of work for joining James Larkin’s assertive Irish...

The Heygate: Community Life in an Inner-City Estate, 1974–2011

Michael Romyn.

in History Workshop Journal

April 2016; p ublished online April 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History of Gender and Sexuality; Public History; Labour History; Oral History; Social and Cultural History. 13692 words.

Imagined Families and Vanished Communities: Memories of a Working-class Life in Northampton

Melanie Tebbutt.

in History Workshop Journal

April 2012; p ublished online March 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History of Gender and Sexuality; Public History; Labour History; Oral History; Social and Cultural History. 10530 words.

The meanings of family, social relationships and neighbourhood have commonly been examined in relation to women; less has been written about their place in the lives of working-class men....

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Communities of Women: Historical Perspectives, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand, 30 June–2 July 2000.

Hilary Stace.

in History Workshop Journal

January 2002; p ublished online January 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History of Gender and Sexuality; Public History; Labour History; Oral History; Social and Cultural History. 0 words.

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Working-Class Environmentalism in America

Scott Dewey.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of American History

P ublished online March 2019 .

Article. Subjects: Labour History; Environmental History. 13668 words.

“Working-Class Environmentalism in America” traces working Americans’ efforts to protect the environment from antebellum times to the present. Antebellum topics include African American...

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Social Gospel and the American Working Class

Janine Giordano Drake.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of American History

P ublished online October 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Labour History; History of Religion. 10120 words.

The term “Social Gospel” was coined by ministers and other well-meaning American Protestants with the intention of encouraging the urban and rural poor to understand that Christ cared about...

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Polish Immigration and the American Working Class

Dominic Pacyga.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of American History

P ublished online September 2017 .

Article. Subjects: US History since 1945; Labour History. 10712 words.

In the years after the Civil War, Polish immigrants became an important part of the American working class. They actively participated in the labor movement and played key roles in various...

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Plenty of trust, not much cooperation: social capital and collective action in early twentieth century eastern Spain

Samuel Garrido.

in European Review of Economic History

November 2014; p ublished online August 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Industrial History; Labour History; Economic History. 9283 words.

Social capital—defined here as the norms and networks that create the necessary trust for people to cooperate to solve collective-action problems—also has negative effects. They are usually...

Dealing with economic stress through migration: Lessons from nineteenth century rural Sweden

Martin Dribe.

in European Review of Economic History

December 2003; p ublished online December 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Industrial History; Labour History; Economic History. 0 words.

Preindustrial society was characterised by vast uncertainties due to harvest failures and fluctuations in prices of basic commodities. These economic fluctuations had severe effects on the...

Commons, social capital, and the emergence of agricultural cooperatives in early twentieth century Spain

Francisco J. Beltrán Tapia.

in European Review of Economic History

November 2012; p ublished online September 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Industrial History; Labour History; Economic History. 9074 words.

The emergence of Spanish agricultural cooperatives from the end of the nineteenth century was a narrative of uneven regional development. It has been argued that the cooperative movement...

Digital Resources: The Bracero History Archive

Sharon Leon.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Latin American History

P ublished online February 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Public History; International History; Labour History. 7801 words.

Between 1942 and 1964 millions of Mexicans came to the United States as guest workers, authorized by a set of bilateral agreements. Beginning in late 2005, a coalition of academic scholars...

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Irish American Working Class

David Brundage.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of American History

P ublished online October 2017 .

Article. Subjects: US Cultural History; Labour History. 8888 words.

Between the 1790s and the 1990s, the Irish American population grew from some 500,000 to nearly 40 million. Part of this growth was due to immigration, especially in the years of the Great...

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Public Housing in Urban America

D. Bradford Hunt.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of American History

P ublished online December 2018 .

Article. Subjects: Economic History; Urban History; Labour History. 8589 words.

Public housing emerged during the New Deal as a progressive effort to end the scourge of dilapidated housing in American cities. Reformers argued that the private market had failed to...

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