The Rise and Fall of the Radical Left, c. 1872 to 1932
Published by Edinburgh University Press
- Provides comprehensive coverage of the period introducing new research sources and plugging gaps in current literature with case studies
- Case studies provide detailed examination of important topics; 'new unionism'; strike and political action; quantitative method, 1910-14; new archive sources on 'revolutionary politics'
- Provides case studies and regional comparative studies approach towards a better understanding of the main themes in the history of Scottish Labour
- Two chapters look at the themes and issues concerned with writing Labour history