The Modern British State

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— “Origins of the Present Crisis,” New Left Review #23 (1964)
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— Industry and Empire
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GS Jones – Outcast London
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— On Liberty
— Principles of Political Economy
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— “The English Working Class,” New Left Review #24 (1964)
SM Okin – Women in Western Political Thought, Pt. IV
Larry Patriquin – Agrarian Capitalism and Poor Relief in England 1500-1860
H Perkin – The Origin of Modern English Society, 1780-1880
Karl Polanyi – The Great Transformation
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— The Making of the English Working Class
— “The Peculiarities of the English,” in The Poverty of Theory
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— The Pristine Culture of Capitalism
Michael Zmolek – Rethinking the Industrial Revolution, Five Centuries of Transition from Agrarian to Industrial Capitalism in England