By Sue Bruley

This publication bargains an in depth exam of the interplay among socialism and feminism throughout the lens of 1 specific socialist organization, the Communist occasion of serious Britain, from its starting place in 1920 till the outbreak of the second one global warfare.


The examine of socialism and feminism within the CPGB will be divided into 4 significant areas – the party’s inspiration of socialism and the position of ladies in a destiny society; the party’s dating to the feminist stream; the paintings of the social gathering on the subject of particular women’s concerns; and the way the sexual department of labour operated in the party.


The writer the following defines and explains the socialist and feminist traditions in Britain and describes the ways that they interacted, either on the point of concept and of perform. resources from get together press and studies to interviews with occasion participants and non-party written and oral proof and money owed feed into this thorough chronological remedy which outlays the adjustments in the CPGB throughout the Nineteen Twenties and 30s when it comes to feminism.

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