Labour at the Lakehead: Ethnicity, Socialism, and Politics, 1900-35

Labour at the Lakehead: Ethnicity, Socialism, and Politics, 1900-35

By: Michel S. Beaulieu (author)Hardback

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Description

This book will be of interest to historians, sociologists, politicalscientists, and anyone who wants a deeper understanding ofCanada's leftist tradition.

About Author

Michel S. Beaulieu is the director of the Centre forNorthern Studies and an associate professor of history at LakeheadUniversity.

Contents

Introduction Part 1: The Roots of Revolution? 1 Early Socialist Organizations at the Lakehead,1900-14 2 Repression, Revitalization, and Revolutions,1914-18 Part 2: From Winnipeg to the Workers' UnityLeague 3 "The Hog Only Harms Himself if He Topples HisTrough": The One Big Union, 1919-22 4 "Into the Masses!": The Communist Party ofCanada at the Lakehead, 1922-25 5 Bolshevization and the Reorganization of the LakeheadLeft, 1925-27 6 Turning to the Left, 1928-30 Part 3: The Great Depression and the ThirdPeriod 7 "Class against Class": SocialistActivities, 1930-32 8 Wobbly Relations: The Communist Party of Canada, theIndustrial Workers of the World, and the Lakehead, 1932-35 Epilogue: 1935 Notes Bibliography Index

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780774820011
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 316
  • ID: 9780774820011
  • weight: 600
  • ISBN10: 0774820012

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