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Named for their probably mythical leader Ned Ludd the Luddites were a group of social agitators in nineteenth century Britain who tried to prevent the mechanization of cloth factories which they blamed for increased unemployment poverty Writings of eBook #202 and hunger in industrial centers Though famous for the often violent protests they organized the Luddites also engaged in literary resistence in the form of poems proclamations petitions songs and letters In this volume literary scholar Kevin Binfield collects compl

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Writings of the LudditesEte texts written by Luddites or Luddite sympathizers between and adds detailed notes and organizes the documents by the three primary regions of origin the Midlands Northwestern England and YorkshireIn an extensive introduction to the texts Binfield provides a historical overview for those unfamiliar with the particulars of the Luddites and their activities while also exploring their rhetorical strategies and illuminating their literary context Written for the most part from a collective point of view the writings range

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DOC ✓ READER Writings of the Luddites ↠ [EPUB] ✺ Writings of the Luddites By Kevin Binfield – Johns-cycling-diary.co.uk Named for their probably mythical leader Ned Ludd the Luddites were a group of social agitators in nineteenth century Britain who tried to prevent the mechanization of cloth factories which they blame NamedFrom judicious to bloodthirsty in tone and reveal a fascination both with legal forms of address and with the personal forms of Romantic literature as well as with the recent political revolutions in France and America By bringing together diverse texts the true meaning and value of Luddite writings can be analyzed and assessed As such this anthology which features a foreword by Adrian Randall of the University of Birmingham will be an ideal reference for scholars of rhetoric and the history of labor technology and societ