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)Paperback

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

About Author

Michel S. Beaulieu is the director of the Centre for Northern Studies and an associate professor of history at Lakehead University.


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' Unity League 3 "The Hog Only Harms Himself if He Topples His Trough": The One Big Union, 1919-22 4 "Into the Masses!": The Communist Party of Canada at the Lakehead, 1922-25 5 Bolshevization and the Reorganization of the Lakehead Left, 1925-27 6 Turning to the Left, 1928-30 Part 3: The Great Depression and the Third Period 7 "Class against Class": Socialist Activities, 1930-32 8 Wobbly Relations: The Communist Party of Canada, the Industrial Workers of the World, and the Lakehead, 1932-35 Epilogue: 1935 Notes Bibliography Index

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780774820028
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 316
  • ID: 9780774820028
  • weight: 480
  • ISBN10: 0774820020

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