Sidney Webb


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Sidney Webb English sociologist and economist and a central member of the Fabian Society (1859-1947)
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In literature:

Sidney Webb, G. Bernard Shaw, Hubert and Mrs.
"Annie Besant" by Annie Besant
A favourite saying of Sidney Webb's is that the activity of the Fabian Society is the sum of the activities of its members.
"The History of the Fabian Society" by Edward R. Pease
From this it is still a far cry to the role of such intellectuals as Sidney and Beatrice Webb, G.D.H.
"A History of Trade Unionism in the United States" by Selig Perlman
They will work by trial and study, gaining wisdom by their errors, as Sidney Webb and the Fabians did.
"An American Idyll" by Cornelia Stratton Parker
With a Preface by SIDNEY WEBB, LL.D.
"A Woman's Part in a Revolution" by Natalie Harris Hammond
Bland Sutton, Dr. C. Mercier, Sidney Webb, Dr. Sims Woodhead, Dr. C.M.
"Life of John Milton" by Richard Garnett
When the tide is at its ebb Fix your gaze on SIDNEY WEBB.
"Punch, or the London Charivari, Vol. 159, October 6, 1920" by Various
Mr. Francis Galton, who invented Eugenics, and Messrs. Karl Pearson and Sidney Webb, who helped to popularise it, shall be executed.
"The Patient Observer" by Simeon Strunsky
Sidney Webb's investigation among "intellectuals" in London showed an even greater proportion of voluntary limitation.
"Applied Eugenics" by Paul Popenoe and Roswell Hill Johnson
In point of fact, Chesterton is probably a warm admirer of Mr. and Mrs. Sidney Webb.
"G. K. Chesterton, A Critical Study" by Julius West