The National Policy, the Workingman, and Proletarian Ideas in Victorian Canada

@article{Watt1959TheNP,
  title={The National Policy, the Workingman, and Proletarian Ideas in Victorian Canada},
  author={F Watt},
  journal={The Canadian Historical Review},
  year={1959},
  volume={40},
  pages={1 - 26}
}
HISTORICAL CCOVlVrs of Victorian Canada have largely overlooked the existence of a small but active radical labour press in the last quarter of the nineteenth century. As a consequence they have failed to recognize in the era following Confederation many •'adical ideas and attitudes which in this country are usually thought of as stemming from the Russian Revolution or the Great Depression; they have ignored the influence of current American and English radical thought at that time; and they… CONTINUE READING