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The Luddites; machine-breaking in regency England

Malcolm I. Thomis

The Luddites; machine-breaking in regency England

by Malcolm I. Thomis

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Published by Schocken Books in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain,
  • England,
  • England.
    • Subjects:
    • Luddites.,
    • Sabotage in the workplace -- England -- History -- 19th century.,
    • Textile workers -- England -- History -- 19th century.,
    • Riots -- England -- History -- 19th century.,
    • Regency -- England.,
    • Great Britain -- History -- 1789-1820.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 187-189.

      Statement[by] Malcolm I. Thomis.
      SeriesStudies in the libertarian and Utopian tradition, Schocken SB 369
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA535 .T45 1972
      The Physical Object
      Pagination196 p.
      Number of Pages196
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5299233M
      ISBN 100805203699
      LC Control Number72080042
      OCLC/WorldCa495400

        During the period , it could be said that England suffered more economically, socially and politically, than during the height of the Napoleonic Wars. The population of England and Wales had risen to million by , the rapid development of factories had seen villages become insanitary and dependent factory towns, and the system of. The Luddites: Machine Breaking in Regency England (David and Charles, ) Google Scholar Thompson, E. P., The Making of the English Working Class (Penguin, ) Google Scholar.

        It is important to place Chartism in the context of the ‘radical tradition’ that developed after the end of the French Wars in Radical Politics Luddism was largely over by but Malcolm Thomis The Luddites: Machine-breaking in Regency England, David & Charles, still needs to be consulted, if only for his discussion of the relationship . The Luddites: Machine-breaking in Regency England Malcolm I Thomis, David and Charles Ltd Land of Lost Content: The Luddite Revolt, Robert Reid, Cardinal Books The Luddite Rebellion Brian J. Bailey, Sutton Publishing Ltd

      The odds are high, according to recent economic analyses. Indeed, fully 47 percent of all U.S. jobs will be automated “in a decade or two,” as the tech-employment scholars Carl Frey and. the following few years, and in the s the South of England saw similar protests against threshing machines, know as the ‘Captain Swing Riots’. Other countries also saw less well organised attacks of machine breaking, but for the rest of the 19th century and the first half of the 20th century, the Luddites were largely Size: KB.


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