Social Unrest and Popular Protest in England, 1780-1840, Paperback Book

Social Unrest and Popular Protest in England, 1780-1840 Paperback

Part of the New Studies in Economic and Social History series

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This book, first published in 2000, examines the diversity of protest from 1780 to 1840 and how it altered during this period of extreme change.

This textbook covers all forms of protest, including the Gordon Riots of 1780, food riots, Luddism, the radical political reform movement and Peterloo in 1819, and the less well researched anti-enclosure, anti-New Poor Law riots, arson and other forms of 'terroristic' action, up to the advent of Chartism in the 1830s.

Archer evaluates the problematic nature of source materials and conflicting interpretations leading to debate, and reviews the historiography and methodology of protest studies.

This study of popular protest gives a unique perspective on the social history and conditions of this crucial period and will provide a valuable resource for students and teachers alike.

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  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 124 pages, 1 table
  • Publisher: Cambridge University Press
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  • Category: British & Irish history
  • ISBN: 9780521576567

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