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Labour and the countryside

Clare V. J. Griffiths

Labour and the countryside

the politics of rural Britain between the wars

by Clare V. J. Griffiths

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Labour Party (Great Britain),
  • Country life -- Political aspects -- Great Britain,
  • Great Britain -- Rural conditions -- 20th century

  • Edition Notes

    StatementClare V.J. Griffiths.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJN1129.L32 G73 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17957203M
    ISBN 109780199287437
    LC Control Number2007020925

    In reconstructing the contexts within which Labour attempted to redefine itself as a voice for the countryside, the resulting study presents a fresh perspective on the political history of the inter-war years. Committing itself to a series of campaigns in rural areas during the s and 30s, Labour developed a rural and often specifically Labour and the countryside book programme on which to attract new support and members. The Countryside Alliance's Director of Shooting Adrian Blackmore stated "those with any knowledge of grouse shooting and its associated management will know that some of the claims being made by Labour are complete nonsense, and if an independent review into grouse shooting would help increase Labour's understanding of its considerable environmental, economic and social benefits, then it should be welcomed. Griffiths Abstract The common reputation of the British Labour Party has always been as 'a thing of the town', an essentially urban phenomenon which has failed to engage with the rural electorate or identify itself with rural issues. The truth was somewhat different: e.

    The open letter stated: "The university is open to the charge of hypocrisy as it promotes what it clearly intended to be an eye-catching policy whilst continuing to contribute massively to CO2 emissions created by the airline industry. Its aim is to "award rural businesses that go the extra mile, who support their local economy and are unsung heroes in every community". The South Africa War was fought at the end of the 19th century, leaving all the land in the hands of the British. Farming is seen as old-fashioned, conservative. And when they came in, they would stop and stare at the camera.

    Historical, literary, and visual representations of thecountryside are also examined, along with newspapers, magazines, and propagandamaterials. Retreats can stir up emotions for many of the women, so the professionalism and expertise of the medics and counsellors is vital. Government policies over the years have tried to solve this problem in different ways. Therefore, the images displayed on posters showed a clear idea of what behavior and slogans were acceptable during this movement. Many men continued to come to the city without their wives, which led to the deterioration of the family system and unfaithfulness in marriages.


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On 12 Augustthe Labour Party claimed that the financial benefits of shooting grouse were outweighed by the environmental cost and subsequently called for its review.

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These people, known as share-croppers, had to decide between working for the white farm owners or moving to areas set aside for black people.

The apartheid government also removed black people from some Labour and the countryside book and declared these areas white. The RSPCA responded by saying: "Sir Barney White-Spunner's interview shows once again how far out of touch he and his colleagues at the pro bloodsports Countryside Alliance are with the reality of public opinion in this country.

It is particularly important for our most rural areas where farming is often central to the economic and social life of the community as well as playing a vital role in conservation". CD's, Music, DVD's, Access Code, or Lab Manuals Additional Book Details The common reputation of the British Labour Party has always been as 'a thing of the town', an essentially urban phenomenon which has failed to engage with the rural electorate or identify itself with rural issues.

It aims to replace the harmful and unfair EU common agricultural policy, which is based on the majority of the direct EU support payments going to farmers for acres owned.Rural policy has presented some of the most difficult and unexpected challenges to the New Labour government. From the Foot and Mouth crisis to the rise of the Countryside Alliance, from farm protests to concerns about rural crime, rural issues have frequently seized headlines and formed the basis of organized opposition to the government.

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