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The Resource Power and pauperism: the workhouse system, 1834-1884

Power and pauperism: the workhouse system, 1834-1884

Label
Power and pauperism: the workhouse system, 1834-1884
Title
Power and pauperism: the workhouse system, 1834-1884
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
UkLiU
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Driver, Felix
Index
no index present
LC call number
HV63.G7
LC item number
D75 1993
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Cambridge studies in historical geography
Series volume
19
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Almshouses
  • Workhouses
  • Public welfare
  • Poor laws
  • England
Label
Power and pauperism: the workhouse system, 1834-1884
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 188-202) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Policing society: government, discipline and social policy -- 2. Social policy, liberalism and the mid-Victorian state -- 3. Rational landscapes? The geography of Poor Law government -- 4. Designing the workhouse system, 1834-1884 -- 5. Building the workhouse system, 1834-1884 -- 6. Classifying the poor: maps of pauper-land -- 7. The politics of territory: the anti-Poor Law movement -- 8. From township to Union? The geography of Poor Law administration at a local level -- 9. The workhouse system from a local perspective
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 207 pages
Isbn
9780521381512
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Label
Power and pauperism: the workhouse system, 1834-1884
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 188-202) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Policing society: government, discipline and social policy -- 2. Social policy, liberalism and the mid-Victorian state -- 3. Rational landscapes? The geography of Poor Law government -- 4. Designing the workhouse system, 1834-1884 -- 5. Building the workhouse system, 1834-1884 -- 6. Classifying the poor: maps of pauper-land -- 7. The politics of territory: the anti-Poor Law movement -- 8. From township to Union? The geography of Poor Law administration at a local level -- 9. The workhouse system from a local perspective
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 207 pages
Isbn
9780521381512
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps

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