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Political economy, versus the hand-loom weavers

George Poulett Scrope

Political economy, versus the hand-loom weavers

two letters of George Poulett Scrope, Esq., M.P. to the Chairman of theCentral Committee of the Hand-loom Worsted Weavers, of the West-Riding of York : with their answer to the same.

by George Poulett Scrope

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ContributionsCentral Committee of the Worsted Weavers.
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The result of the study revealed that the weavers are facing a number of challenges like financial constraint, inability to purchase up-to-date machineries, poor working condition, meagre .


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Part 2 The economic importance of hand weaving in the early 18th century: numbers of handloom weavers-- geographical variation-- impact on settlement formation.

Part 3 The nature of the hand weaving labour force: the emergence of the specialist weaver-- the change to cotton weaving.