Writing & Lecture Files

Scope and Content

Series of files containing drafts, research notes, background material, press cuttings relating to lectures and papers by John Saville, both as a tutor for teaching sessions and as an academic in the field of economic and social history of Socialism, the Labour movement and the working class. Subjects covered include: Chartism; Agriculture; British foreign policy; Early Socialist movement; Education; Labour movement; Labour adaptation; LSE in the 1930s; Marxism; May Day; Owenism; Poor Law and factory legislation; Primitive accumulation and industrialisation; Social welfare; Communist Party of Great Britain; Trade Unions; Victorian women; Victorian working class. Files within this series have been arranged alphabetically by subject.

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