The 1926 miners' lockout meanings of community in the Durham coalfield / Hester Barron

Author(s): Barron, Hester, 1980-
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Subjects: Coal trade--Social aspects--England--Durham (County)
Coal mines and mining--Social aspects--England--Durham (County)
Strikes and lockouts--Coal mining--England--Durham (County)--History--20th century
Formats: Electronic Resource, Remote
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2010
Series: Oxford historical monographs
Oxford historical monographs
LC Classification: H, HD
Physical Description: 1 online resource (xv, 314 p.) : ill., maps
Alternate Titles: Print version: Barron, Hester, 1980- 1926 miners' lockout. (DLC) 2009026997 (OCoLC)426065881 Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2010 9780199575046
Additional Authors: Oxford University Press
Notes: ISBN: 9780191572418 (electronic bk.)
ISBN: 0191572411 (electronic bk.)
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [272]-294) and index
Contents: The tensions of class and region -- The testing of political and union loyalties -- The attitudes of women -- Religious identities -- The influence of education -- Memory and experience
The miners' lockout of 1926 was a pivotal moment in British 20th century history. Investigating issues of collective identity & action, Hester Barron explores the way that the lockout was experienced by Durham's miners & their families, illuminating wider debates about solidarity & fragmentation within working-class communities
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OCLC Number: 539330540
ISBN/ISSN: 9780191572418
0191572411