The Churches and the Labour Movement

Mayor, Stephen
Publication Date 1967
ISBN 0853460795
Publisher Independent Press
Binding Hardback
Condition Very good copy in good dust wrapper
SKU 12300
Notes Superficial scratch to front red board. Previous owner’s name label glued in. Dust wrapper is somewhat edge worn with a couple of small closed tears. A selection of relevant newspaper cuttings are loosely laid in.


Hardback. 414pp. A study of the British Labour Movement and how it was affected or influenced by a variety of Christian movements. Aspects covered include: the religious contribution to trades unions, co-operative societies, etc; the influence of Anglo-Catholic Christian Socialists and Free Church Radicals on politics; the story of Christian Socialism and F. D. Maurice; relationship between the Churches and secular socialism; etc. Indexed.
Price: £15.50