G. D. H. Cole: Early Pamphlets & Assessment (RLE Cole): 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

G. D. H. Cole: Early Pamphlets & Assessment (RLE Cole)

1st Edition

Edited by Noel Thompson


273 pages

Purchasing Options:$ = USD
Paperback: 9781138564497
pub: 2018-07-25
Hardback: 9780415597265
pub: 2010-10-27
Currently out of stock
eBook (VitalSource) : 9780203839614
pub: 2013-05-13
from $20.00

FREE Standard Shipping!


This volume of extremely rare pamphlets spans over thirty years of prolific output by G D H Cole. It encompasses the challenges of full employment and the role re-armament in achieving that, nationalizing industries, the principles of socialism and the welfare state.

Table of Contents

1. The World of Labour 2. Self-government in Industry 3. Guild Socialism Restated 4. The Next Ten Years 5. Economic Tracts for the Times 6. Practical Economics or Studies in Planning 7. Socialist Economics 8. The Meaning of Marxism 9. Attempts at a General Union 10. Robert Owen 11. Pamphlets: Unemployment and Industrial Maintenance 12. The Principles of Socialism 13. The Bank of England Monetary Systems and Theory 14. How to Obtain Full Employment 15. Why Nationalize Steel? 16. The British Labour Movement 17. Weakness through Strength: The Economics of Rearmament 18. The Fabian Society 19. Is this Socialism? 20. What is Wrong with the Trade Unions?

About the Editor

Professor Noel Thompson was appointed as a Lecturer in Economic History at Swansea, 1979. He was awarded a personal chair in 1999, was Head of the Department of History from 2000 to 2005, and served as Head of the School of Humanities from its inception to 2008. He is currently a Pro-Vice-Chancellor.

About the Series

Routledge Library Editions

Routledge Library Editions re-issue volumes from the distinguished and extensive backlist of the many imprints associated with Routledge in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries: Kegan Paul, Trench & Trubner, Routledge & Kegan Paul, Methuen, Allen & Unwin and Routledge itself. Focusing mainly (but not exclusively) on the Humanities and Social Sciences, Routledge Library Editions offer the individual as well as the institutional purchaser the opportunity to acquire volumes by some of the greatest thinkers and authors of the last 120 years either on a title-by-title basis or as carefully selected mini-sets or extensive ‘libraries’ of 50+ volumes.

Learn more…

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings: