Agrarian Socialism
The Cooperative Commonwealth in Saskatchewan: A Study in Political Sociology

Lipset, Seymour Martin
Publisher:  The Cooperative Commonweath Federatin in Saskatchewan, NewYork, Canada
Year First Published:  {12017 Agrarian Socialism AGRARIAN SOCIALISM The Cooperative Commonwealth in Saskatchewan: A Study in Political Sociology Lipset, Seymour Martin The Cooperative Commonweath Federatin in Saskatchewan NewYork Canada A study of the social background of the Cooperative Commonwealth Federation in Saskatchewan, which in 1944 became to first government with avowed socialist goals to be elected to office in Canada. The updated 1968 edition contains a new introduction and additional essays by five other scholars. 1950 1968 487pp BC12017s-AgrarianSocialism.jpg B Book 329.9 - <br> <br> <br>Table of Contents: <br> <br>Part I: Agrarian Socialism <br>Foreword <br>Author's Preface <br>The Background of Agrarian Radicalism <br>The Social and Economic Setting <br>The Emergence of Agrarian Class Consciousness <br>The Farmers' Movement Goes Socialist <br>The Economic Consequences of the Depression <br>The Movement Grows to Power <br>Ideology and Program <br>CCF Support <br>CCF Leaders <br>Social Structure and Political Activity <br>Politics and Social Change <br>Bureaucracy and Social Change <br>Epilogue <br> <br>Part II: Twenty Years Later <br>Agrarian Pragmatism and Radical Politics <br>The Decline and Fall of Agrarian Socialism <br>The Doctors' Strike: Change and Resistance to Change in Saskatchewan <br>Prairie Protest: The Medicare Conflict in Saskatchewan <br>Occupational Class and Voting Behaviour: Electoral Support of a Left-Wing Protest Movement in a Period of Prosperity CX6157 1 false true false CX6157.htm [0xc000153890 0xc0006ec780 0xc00060d440 0xc00061ca80 0xc000878540 0xc000f33d10 0xc0014d96e0 0xc001f285a0 0xc001f28810 0xc0021c6810 0xc0025dffb0 0xc0022875c0] Cx}
Year Published:  1968
Pages:  487pp     Dewey:  329.9
Resource Type:  Book
Cx Number:  CX6157

A study of the social background of the Cooperative Commonwealth Federation in Saskatchewan, which in 1944 became to first government with avowed socialist goals to be elected to office in Canada. The updated 1968 edition contains a new introduction and additional essays by five other scholars.

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Table of Contents:

Part I: Agrarian Socialism
Foreword
Author's Preface
The Background of Agrarian Radicalism
The Social and Economic Setting
The Emergence of Agrarian Class Consciousness
The Farmers' Movement Goes Socialist
The Economic Consequences of the Depression
The Movement Grows to Power
Ideology and Program
CCF Support
CCF Leaders
Social Structure and Political Activity
Politics and Social Change
Bureaucracy and Social Change
Epilogue

Part II: Twenty Years Later
Agrarian Pragmatism and Radical Politics
The Decline and Fall of Agrarian Socialism
The Doctors' Strike: Change and Resistance to Change in Saskatchewan
Prairie Protest: The Medicare Conflict in Saskatchewan
Occupational Class and Voting Behaviour: Electoral Support of a Left-Wing Protest Movement in a Period of Prosperity

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