British Shipbuilding and the State Since 1918

A Political Economy of Decline by Lewis Johnman

Publisher: Regatta Press Ltd.

Written in English
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  • Industries - General,
  • Business/Economics,
  • Business / Economics / Finance,
  • History: World,
  • Shipbuilding industry,
  • Europe - Great Britain - General,
  • 20th century,
  • Great Britain,
  • History
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages306
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8556889M
ISBN 100967482666
ISBN 109780967482668
OCLC/WorldCa49332321

British Shipbuilding and the State since A Political Economy of Decline - Exeter Maritime Studies (Paperback) Lewis Johnman £ Paperback.   Shipbuilders in the UK derived an undisputed advantage from their proximity to the principal market for ships: British shipowners. By , the British owners controlled around half of the world fleet, and almost 55% of the new steamships delivered that year went to British owners. 10 British shipping companies had been pioneers in the long-lasting transformation Cited by: 1.   This illustration was published in a short-lived weekly newspaper produced by the Columbia River Shipbuilding Corporation (CRSC). Win the War, later renamed The Pilot, was issued in and to company employees, who built steel steamships on the Willamette River in Portland from to publications on the British shipbuilding industry, both singly and with Lewis Johnman at the University of Westminster, including British Shipbuilding and the State since A Political Economy of Decline (Exeter: University of Exeter Press, ).

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This is the first book-length analysis of 20th-century shipbuilding at the national level in Britain. It is based on the full breadth of primary and secondary sources available, blending the records of the UK government with those of the British Shipbuilding Employers Federation and Shipbuilding Conference, as well as making use of a range of records from individual yards, technical Cited by: Liverpool University Press is the UK's third oldest university press, with a distinguished history of publishing exceptional research since Few industries attest to the decline of Britain’s political and economic power as does the near disappearance of British shipbuilding.

On the eve of the First World War, British shipbuilding produced more than the rest of the world put together.

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On the eve of the First World War, British shipbuilding produced more than the rest of the world put together. But by the s, the industry which had dominated world markets and underpinned British maritime power accounted for less than one. British Shipbuilding and the State Since by Johnman, Lewis and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Book; British shipbuilding and the state since a political economy of decline.

Johnman, L. and Murphy, H. British shipbuilding and the state since a political economy of decline. Exeter, UK University of Exeter by: Get this from a library. British shipbuilding and the state since a political economy of decline. [Lewis Johnman; Hugh Murphy] -- "Few industries attest to the decline of Britain's political and economic power as does British shipbuilding in its near disappearance in the course of the twentieth century.

On the eve of the First. On the eve of the First World War, British shipbuilding produced more than the rest of the world put together. But by the s, the industry that had dominated world markets and underpinned British maritime power accounted for less than one per cent of world output.

British Shipbuilding and the State since A Political Economy of Decline British shipbuilding produced more than the rest of the world put together. But by the s, the industry which had dominated world markets and underpinned British maritime power accounted for less than one per cent of world output.

This book is the first to. This is the first book-length analysis of 20th-century shipbuilding at the national level in Britain. It is based on the full breadth of primary and secondary sources available, blending the records of the UK government with those of the British Shipbuilding Employers Federation and Shipbuilding Conference, as well as making use of a range of records from Pages: The book was a Junior High library book and has a clear mylar dustjacket cover and library stamps.

The mylar has some wear on it but the dustjacket looks good. British Shipbuilding and the State Since A Political Economy of Decline. Johnman, Lewis; Murphy, Hugh.

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Exeter: University of Exeter Press, pp. photographs, tables, notes, bibliography, index. UK £ hardback; 0 4; UK £ paper; 0 2. Correlli Barnett and other historians have drawn. Lewis Johnman is the author of British Shipbuilding and the State Since ( avg rating, 2 ratings, 0 reviews, published ), Scott Lithgow ( /5(4).

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Arnold. The development of the British ship repair industry, an overview. in: Starkey, D.J. and Murphy, H. (ed.) Beyond shipping and shipbuilding, Britain's ancillary maritime industries in the twentieth century Hull Maritime Historical Studies Centre, University of Hull.

Author: Lewis Johnman, Hugh Murphy. Lewis Johnman, University of Westminster and co-author with Hugh Murphy of "British Shipbuilding and the State Since " (University of Exeter Press, )--Dr. Lewis Johnman" The book covers ground which lacks serious analytical discussion at this length.

Jamieson explores the reasons for Britain s maritime collapse after it Author: Alan G. Jamieson. This book examines how the principal British maritime industries - shipping, shipbuilding and ports - adapted, or failed to adapt, to a changing world in the period toand discusses their reactions to the great opportunities seemingly offered by offshore oil and gas from the mids.

At the outbreak of World War I, Britain's maritime industries still dominated the world. His research specialism is the British shipbuilding industry and he is the co-author with Lewis Johnman of British Shipbuilding and the State since A Political Economy of Decline (University of Liverpool Press, ) and Scott Lithgow: Deja Vu All Over Again.

The Rise and Fall of a Shipbuilding Company (University of Liverpool Press, ). British shipbuilding and the state since a political economy of decline / Lewis Johnman and Hugh Murphy. Date: Editeur / Publisher: Exeter: University of Exeter Press, Type: Livre / Book.

Langue / Language: anglais / English. ISBN: ISBN: Catalogue Worldcat. British Shipbuilders Corporation (BS) was a public corporation that owned and managed the shipbuilding industry in Great Britain from through the s.

The British Shipbuilders Corporation headquarters was at Benton House in Newcastle upon Tyne, arters: Newcastle upon Tyne, England. Rate this book. Clear rating. 1 of 5 stars 2 of 5 stars 3 of 5 stars 4 of 5 stars 5 of 5 stars.

The British Naval Staff in the First World War by. Nicholas Black (Goodreads Author) British Shipbuilding and the State Since A Political Economy of Decline by. Lewis Johnman. The ending of more than years of naval shipbuilding in Portsmouth will inevitably lead to laments about Britain's industrial decline.

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The British Shipbuilding Problem The British problem with building more merchant ships in FFO lies with shipyard management (which was poor), shipyard labour relations (which were very poor) and under-investment in the yards since the.

Academic Book Collection BEBC Distribution 4 Albion Close Poole BH12 3LL England Tel: +44 (0) Fax: +44 (0) E-mail: [email protected] is the construction of ships and other floating normally takes place in a specialized facility known as a shipyard.

Shipbuilders, also called shipwrights, follow a specialized occupation that traces its roots to before recorded history. Shipbuilding and ship repairs, both commercial and military, are referred to as "naval engineering".nals and is the co-author (with Hugh Murphy) ofBritish Shipbuilding and the State since A Political Economy ofDecline (Exeter, ); and Scott Lithgow: Deja Vu All Over Again!

The Rise and Fall ofa Shipbuilding Company (St. John's,). CHRIS MADSEN is an Associate Professor in the.