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Dundee and the Empire : 'Juteopolis' 1850-1939.

By: Tomlinson, Jim.
Material type: TextTextSeries: JSTOR eBooks.Publisher: Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press, 2014Description: 1 online resource (233 pages).Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9780748686155; 0748686150.Subject(s): Jute industry -- Scotland -- Dundee -- History | Women -- Employment -- Scotland -- History | Women labor union members -- Scotland -- HistoryAdditional physical formats: Print version:: Dundee and the Empire.DDC classification: 941.27081 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Title page; Copyright; Contents; Figures; Tables; Acknowledgements; Abbreviations; Introduction; PART I; Chapter 1 The Rise of Juteopolis ; Chapter 2 Juteopolis and Imperial Globalisation ; Chapter 3 The Employers' Response ; Chapter 4 The Workers' Response ; Chapter 5 The Politics of Dundee: The 1906 and 1908 Elections ; PART II; Chapter 6 War, Recession and the Response on the Left ; Chapter 7 Conservatism, Protection and Empire in the 1930s ; Chapter 8 The Empire Strikes Back: Responding to Crisis in the 1930s ; Chapter 9 Aftermath and Conclusion ; Notes; Bibliography; Index.
Summary: This is a new 'global' history of the Scottish city of Dundee's industrial era which combines economic, political and social history and explores the significance of empire for British policy.
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Print version record.

Title page; Copyright; Contents; Figures; Tables; Acknowledgements; Abbreviations; Introduction; PART I; Chapter 1 The Rise of Juteopolis ; Chapter 2 Juteopolis and Imperial Globalisation ; Chapter 3 The Employers' Response ; Chapter 4 The Workers' Response ; Chapter 5 The Politics of Dundee: The 1906 and 1908 Elections ; PART II; Chapter 6 War, Recession and the Response on the Left ; Chapter 7 Conservatism, Protection and Empire in the 1930s ; Chapter 8 The Empire Strikes Back: Responding to Crisis in the 1930s ; Chapter 9 Aftermath and Conclusion ; Notes; Bibliography; Index.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

This is a new 'global' history of the Scottish city of Dundee's industrial era which combines economic, political and social history and explores the significance of empire for British policy.

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