Wales in British Politics, 1868-1922

Kennth O. Morgan

Kennth O. Morgan

Distributed for University of Wales Press

363 pages | © 1991
Paper $17.95 ISBN: 9780708311240 Published October 1991 For sale in North and South America, Australia, and New Zealand only
The author illustrates the nature and the limitations of political nationalism that arose in Wales in the last century, and investigates its impact upon Welsh politics and society. He outlines and explains the growing awareness of opinion outside Wales of the distinctive needs of the Principality, as the indifference, if not contempt, of mid-Victorian Britain gradually gave way to a more intelligent, if sometimes still patronizing, understanding. An Epilogue takes the account down to 1970, and this revised edition incorporates a number of minor amendments and additions.
Contents
Preface
Preface to Second Edition
Preface to Third Edition
Author's Note to Paperback Edition 
Abbreviations
Note on Nonconformist Denominations
Acknowledgement   

I. Wales and British Politics before 1868
II. From Radicalism to Nationalism (1868-1886)
III. The Welsh Parliamentary Party (1886-1892)
IV. The Turning-Point (1892-1896)
V. The Welsh Revolt (1896-1906)
VI. The Last Phase of Radicalism (1906-1914)
VII.   Epilogue
    Appendixes
    A. Statistics of Population and Language, 1871-1911
    B. Comparative Statistics of Church and Nonconformist Communicants, 1905
    C. Statistics of Welsh Nonconformist Communicants, 1861-1913

Bibliography
Index
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