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'“Colliers with a collar on”: the mine management professions in the Scottish coal mining industry, 1930- 1966'

Perchard, Andrew (2006) '“Colliers with a collar on”: the mine management professions in the Scottish coal mining industry, 1930- 1966'. Mittelungsblatt des Instituts für soziale Bewegungen, 36. pp. 85-104. ISSN 0173-2471

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Abstract

Attempts to redress the exclusion of colliery managers and other mining professionals from the history of British, and particularly Scottish, coal industries by examining these groups within the most crucial period of their ascendancy, 1930-1966, in the Scottish coal mining industry.