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The Public Man

in The Lancashire Giant: David Shackleton, Labour Leader and Civil Servant

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853239444
eISBN:
9781846313455
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780853239444.003.0011
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This chapter examines the life of David Shackleton as a public man. It highlights his arresting physical presence which led the press to give him the nicknames ‘the giant M.P.,’ ‘the Labour giant,’ ... More


The governance of the shire

Richard Cust and Peter Lake

in Gentry culture and the politics of religion: Cheshire on the eve of civil war

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781526114402
eISBN:
9781526155436
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7765/9781526114426.00010
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History

This chapter investigates the principles that shaped the service of the ‘public man’ in early Stuart Cheshire and the ways in which this influenced local government. It also explores the archetype of ... More


Alf Ramsey and the importance of being earnest: masculinity, modernity and the 1966 World Cup squad

John Hughson

in England and the 1966 World Cup: A Cultural History

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780719096150
eISBN:
9781526115331
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719096150.003.0004
Subject:
Sociology, Sport and Leisure

This chapter takes up the theme of masculinity. Traditional masculinity was undoubtedly affected by the emergent rock’n’roll era in Britain by the 1960s. Football was not especially quick to respond, ... More


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