Fabian Society and Young Fabians

Fabian Tracts: 1940s-1950s

Tract

Title

Author

Year

249

Evacuation : failure or reform

F Le Gros Clark, Richard W Toms

[1940]

250

Food in wartime

Charles Smith

[1940]

251

Nutrition in war

Sir John Boyd Orr

1940

252

Labour's next step : a wartime strategy

[1940]

253

War effort and industrial injuries

Hermann Levy, (and foreword by Margaret Cole)

[1940]

254

Vansittart's gift for Goebbels : a German exile's answer to Black record

Heinrich Fraenkel

1941

255

Nursery education

B Stross

1941

256

A word on the future to British Socialists

1942

257

The raw material controls

G D N Worswick

[1942]

258

The Fabian Society, past and present

G D H Cole

1942

259

Your coal and you

H Norman Smith

[1943]

260

Small savings : (the case for a people's savings bank)

1943

261

Dumbarton Oaks : a Fabian commentary

1944

262

The future of Germany : a paper prepared for a committee of the Fabian International Bureau

Anne Whyte

1947

263

Borough and urban district councils (Rev ed.)

Based on a Fabian tract by Clement Richard Attlee, (revised by A E Lauder)

1951

271

Workers' control? (Rev ed.)

Eirene White

1951

272

Wholesaling and retailing by Henry Smith

Henry Smith

1949

273

Labour's second term : (a comment on the draft "Labour believes in Britain")

G D H Cole

1949

274

Next steps in education : a discussion pamphlet based on a report to the Fabian Education Group

Joan Thompson

1949

275

Holidays and the state : (the challenge of 1950)

Donald Chapman

1949

276

Industrial management - the socialist way : an essay designed to provoke discussion

L Gossman

1949

277

Consultation or joint management? : a contribution to the discussion of industrial democracy

J M Chalmers, Ian Mikardo, G D H Cole

1949

279

Whither local government?

Peter Self

1950

280

Europe's first parliament : reflections on the Strasbourg Assembly, 1949

Seymour Cocks, R W G Mackay, Maurice Edelman

[1950]

281

A policy for wages

Allan Flanders

1950

282

Democratic values

Aneurin Bevan, (introduction by Margaret Cole)

1950

283

Socialism and the study of man

Austen Albu

1951

284

Does socialism need religion?

Rev John Groser

[1951]

286

Socialist values in a changing civilization

R H S Crossman

[1951]

287

Socialist foreign policy

R H S Crossman, Kenneth Younger

1951

288

Rearmament - how far? ... : speeches at a Fabian Conference, summer 1951

John Freeman, Denis Healey

[1951]

289

Conditions of British foreign policy

T E M McKitterick

1951

290

Labour's task

John Strachey

1951

291

Socialism and the welfare state

Kingsley Martin

1952

292

The German problem

Kenneth Younger

1952

293

Policy for the sterling area

Harvey Cole, Michael Shanks

1953

294

German re-armament, for and against

Kenneth Younger, Frank Beswick

[1954]

296

Policy and weapons in the nuclear age

Michael Stewart

1955

297

Beatrice and Sydney Webb

Margaret Cole, (preface by Clement Richard Attlee)

1955

298

Socialism and the new despotism

R H S Crossman

1956

299

Plan for shipbuilding

F T Willey

1956

300

Socialism and nationalisation

Hugh Gaitskell

1956

302

The Kenya question : an African answer

Tom Mboya, (foreword by Margery Perham)

1956

304

Socialism and the intellectuals

Kingsley Amis

1957

305

The Privy Council as a second chamber

A Wedgwood Benn

1957

306

The new India

Colin Jackson

1957

307

Disarmament - the way ahead

Hugh Thomas, (foreword by Kenneth Younger)

1957

308

Commonwealth future

Lord Listowel

1957

309

Post-war economic policies in Britain

Harold Wilson

1957

310

Capitalism in the modern world

G D H Cole

1957

311

A neutral belt in Europe?

Denis Healey

1958

312

Land nationalisation, for and against

John Mackie, Harry Walston

1958

313

Dwell together in unity

John Hatch

1958

314

China : an economic perspective

Joan Robinson, Sol Adler, (foreword by Harold Wilson)

1958

315

Colour and commonsense

Kenneth Little, (foreword by Norman Manley)

1958

316

Gomulka's Poland

Lucjan Blit

1959

317

The future of the theatre

Richard Findlater

1959

318

Commercial television : what is to be done?

Christopher Mayhew

1959

319

Reform of the Commons

Bernard Crick

1959

320

(Where?) : five views on Labour's future together with an analysis of the election results by Hugh Berrington

A Wedgwood Benn, Alan Birch, Douglas Jay, Robert Neild, Ralph Samuel, Hugh Berrington

1959

* The authors marked by an asterisk are taken from the list of tracts in "The history of the Fabian Society" by Edward Pease (2nd edition, 1925). Pease notes that such tracts were adopted and probably amended by the Society, and were issued without the author's name.