Cooperative Movement

Some articles on cooperative movement, cooperatives, cooperative, movement:

History Of The Cooperative Movement
... The history of the cooperative movement concerns the origins and history of cooperatives ... Although cooperative arrangements, such as mutual insurance, and principles of cooperation existed long before, the cooperative movement began with the application of cooperative principles ...
Agriculture In Cyprus - Agricultural Cooperatives
... The agricultural cooperative movement in Cyprus was founded in 1909 by a village society of farmers who had returned from an inspection tour of Britain and Germany ... The cooperative movement's development was slow, largely because few villagers were qualified to manage cooperatives ... to furnish medium and long-term loans to farmers, functioned through the cooperative societies ...
William Thompson (philosopher) - Ideas - Influence On Cooperative Movement - Opposition To Robert Owen
... Thompson and others of the Cooperative movement have tended to be somewhat unfairly subsumed under the political label of Owenism ... social experiments at New Lanark had helped to bring the cooperative movement together, many, Thompson included, were critical of Owen's authoritarian and anti-democratic tendencies ... He gained a considerable following within the cooperative movement for these positions and it was to distinguish themselves from Owen's positions that this wing of the movement began to adopt ...
Ukrainian Cooperative Movement - History - Under Austrian Rule
... The Ukrainian cooperative movement originated in Galicia, a western Ukrainian region that was part of Austria–Hungary ... Switzerland studying that nation's well-developed cooperative systems ... Through this cooperative Nahirny hoped to familiarize Ukrainians with commerce ...

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