Eight-Hour Series Volume 1-4

Eight-Hour Series Volume 1-4

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1899 edition. Excerpt: ... hich could be indefinitely cashire and Yorkshire operatives--those of the laboring classes 0l These facts, w if space permitte, and should forever any other country outside of America. Further evidence of the civilizing in-g policy hat flippant libel upon the labor hich for more than half fluence of this opportunity-creatm een constantly repeated, is seen in the fact that every important re---din ned, namely, that the re-form that has occupied t hours of labor tends to England during the last quarter o e prices, increase idle-tury--industrial, social, political and drunkenness.--us--has originated in or received th main support from the people in thofi facts to give the impres-er has reached parts of the country where the influent hort-hour legislatio ny rneans--of trades unions, s t economic and half-time schools has prevailed. lt kbone of oppositii and social lesson they contain, to wit, notorious that the bac has been found that the elimination of poverty, ignorance, to all popular reforms-, and their the representatives from the agricultu llel with districts and the landed aristocracy. Ei e of the the enfranchisement of the agriculti and proportiona of thelaboring classes. laborers themselves was not the r any appreciable degree of their own OF FREE TRADE.. T0its, but was mamly due to those of t brethren in the towns, who had long S procnred that prlvllege for themselves The effect of similar legislation in not in that oi the wine drinking aristoc silence t ing classes w a century has b but never sustai cluction of the lower wages, rais ness, dissipation do not cite these sion that the English labor the social millenium--not by a but simply to show the importan Of re 1-lS NOT THE RESULT of taisxez faire will dy to ascribe...show more

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  • Paperback | 34 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 2mm | 82g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236971434
  • 9781236971432