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Socialism and labour

Harold Cox

Socialism and labour

does the Socialist Party really represent the working classes?

by Harold Cox

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Published by Anti-Socialist Union and Reconstruction Society in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Lecture delivered under the auspices of the Anti-Socialist Union and Reconstruction Society at Westminster Technical Institute, London, on Monday, 18th February, 1924. Wilfrid Ashley in the Chair.

Statementby Harold Cox.
SeriesAnti-Socialist Union lecture -- no.5
The Physical Object
Paginationp.p.33-39 ;
Number of Pages39
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19200977M

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Yet Labour’s socialist credentials are contested. Some critics argue that Labour has never been a socialist party and use the term ‘labourist’ to describe it (Miliband, ; Saville, ). Others have criticized Labour for ‘abandoning’ socialism.Additional Physical Format: Online version: Fabian Society (Great Britain).

Socialism and labor policy. London, Fabian Society, (OCoLC)The principles of William Morris, dictated by aesthetic and ethical aims, and the small but able group that forwarded guild socialism also had influence on British thought, but the Labour party, with its policy of gradualism, represented the mainstream of British socialism.