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Towards a comparative history of coalfield societies, edited by Stefan Berger, Andy Croll, Norman LaPorte

Label
Towards a comparative history of coalfield societies
Title
Towards a comparative history of coalfield societies
Statement of responsibility
edited by Stefan Berger, Andy Croll, Norman LaPorte
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Berger, Stefan
  • Croll, Andy
  • Laporte, Norman
Series statement
Studies in labour history
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Coal miners
  • Coal miners
Label
Towards a comparative history of coalfield societies, edited by Stefan Berger, Andy Croll, Norman LaPorte
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction/
  • Stefan Berger
  • p. 1
  • 1.
  • So many cases but so little comparison : problems of comparing mineworkers/
  • Andrew Taylor
  • p. 12
  • 2.
  • Two faces of king coal : the impact of historiographical traditions on comparative history in the Ruhr and South Wales/
  • Stefan Berger
  • Neil Evans
  • p. 29
  • 3.
  • myth of the radical miner/
  • Dick Geary
  • p. 43
  • 4.
  • Cameras in the coalfields : photographs as evidence for comparative coalfield history/
  • Janet Wells Greene
  • p. 65
  • 5.
  • mining film without a disaster is like a western without a shoot-out : representations of coal mining communities in feature films/
  • Bert Hogenkamp
  • p. 86
  • 6.
  • Modernity or 'slaves of the lamp'? : independence and control in two state coal mining communities in Victoria, Australia/
  • Meredith Fletcher
  • p. 99
  • 7.
  • comparison between the Richmond coal basin and Pennsylvania's anthracite fields : slave labour, free labour and the political economy/
  • Sean Patrick Adams
  • p. 113
  • 8.
  • Nigerian coal miners, protest and gender, 1914-49 : the Iva Valley mining community/
  • Carolyn A. Brown
  • p. 127
  • 9.
  • Everyone black? : ethnic, class and gender identities at street level in a Belgian mining town, 1930-50/
  • Leen Beyers
  • p. 146
  • 10.
  • Outsiders : trade union responses to Polish and Italian coal miners in two British coalfields, 1945-54/
  • Stephen Catterall
  • Keith Gildart
  • p. 164
  • 11.
  • struggle for Polish autonomy and the question of integration in the Ruhr and Northeastern Pennsylvania, 1880-1914/
  • Brian McCook
  • p. 177
  • 12.
  • Networking among Welsh coal miners in nineteenth-century America/
  • Ronald L. Lewis
  • p. 191
  • 13.
  • Gender and ethnicity in Japan's Chikuho coalfield/
  • W. Donald Smith
  • p. 204
  • 14.
  • Coal mining, foreign workers and mine safety : steps towards European integration, 1946-85/
  • Rene Leboutte
  • p. 219
  • 15.
  • moral economy, an isolated mass and paternalized migrants : Transvaal colliery strikes, 1925-49/
  • Peter Alexander
  • p. 238
  • 16.
  • Trade union development in the Ruhr and South Wales, 1890-1914/
  • Leighton James
  • p. 253
  • 17.
  • Coalfield leaders, trade unionism and communist politics : exploring Arthur Horner and Abe Moffat/
  • John McIlroy
  • Alan Campbell
  • p. 267
Control code
l82004012653
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
vi, 287 p.
Isbn
9780754637776
Lccn
2004012653
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill., map
Label
Towards a comparative history of coalfield societies, edited by Stefan Berger, Andy Croll, Norman LaPorte
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction/
  • Stefan Berger
  • p. 1
  • 1.
  • So many cases but so little comparison : problems of comparing mineworkers/
  • Andrew Taylor
  • p. 12
  • 2.
  • Two faces of king coal : the impact of historiographical traditions on comparative history in the Ruhr and South Wales/
  • Stefan Berger
  • Neil Evans
  • p. 29
  • 3.
  • myth of the radical miner/
  • Dick Geary
  • p. 43
  • 4.
  • Cameras in the coalfields : photographs as evidence for comparative coalfield history/
  • Janet Wells Greene
  • p. 65
  • 5.
  • mining film without a disaster is like a western without a shoot-out : representations of coal mining communities in feature films/
  • Bert Hogenkamp
  • p. 86
  • 6.
  • Modernity or 'slaves of the lamp'? : independence and control in two state coal mining communities in Victoria, Australia/
  • Meredith Fletcher
  • p. 99
  • 7.
  • comparison between the Richmond coal basin and Pennsylvania's anthracite fields : slave labour, free labour and the political economy/
  • Sean Patrick Adams
  • p. 113
  • 8.
  • Nigerian coal miners, protest and gender, 1914-49 : the Iva Valley mining community/
  • Carolyn A. Brown
  • p. 127
  • 9.
  • Everyone black? : ethnic, class and gender identities at street level in a Belgian mining town, 1930-50/
  • Leen Beyers
  • p. 146
  • 10.
  • Outsiders : trade union responses to Polish and Italian coal miners in two British coalfields, 1945-54/
  • Stephen Catterall
  • Keith Gildart
  • p. 164
  • 11.
  • struggle for Polish autonomy and the question of integration in the Ruhr and Northeastern Pennsylvania, 1880-1914/
  • Brian McCook
  • p. 177
  • 12.
  • Networking among Welsh coal miners in nineteenth-century America/
  • Ronald L. Lewis
  • p. 191
  • 13.
  • Gender and ethnicity in Japan's Chikuho coalfield/
  • W. Donald Smith
  • p. 204
  • 14.
  • Coal mining, foreign workers and mine safety : steps towards European integration, 1946-85/
  • Rene Leboutte
  • p. 219
  • 15.
  • moral economy, an isolated mass and paternalized migrants : Transvaal colliery strikes, 1925-49/
  • Peter Alexander
  • p. 238
  • 16.
  • Trade union development in the Ruhr and South Wales, 1890-1914/
  • Leighton James
  • p. 253
  • 17.
  • Coalfield leaders, trade unionism and communist politics : exploring Arthur Horner and Abe Moffat/
  • John McIlroy
  • Alan Campbell
  • p. 267
Control code
l82004012653
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
vi, 287 p.
Isbn
9780754637776
Lccn
2004012653
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill., map

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