G. D. H. Cole

George Douglas Howard Cole (25 September 1889 – 14 January 1959) was an English political theorist, economist, and historian. As a libertarian socialist, he theorised guild socialism. He belonged to the Fabian Society and was an advocate for the co-operative movement.

G. D. H. Cole
Born
George Douglas Howard Cole

(1889-09-25)25 September 1889
Cambridge, England
Died14 January 1959(1959-01-14) (aged 69)
London, England
Alma materBalliol College, Oxford
Political partyLabour
Spouse(s)
(m. 1918)
Academic background
Influences
Academic work
Discipline
Sub-discipline
School or traditionGuild socialism
Institutions
InfluencedHarold Wilson