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The uses of charity: the poor on relief in the nineteenth-century metropolis

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The uses of charity: the poor on relief in the nineteenth-century metropolis
Title
The uses of charity: the poor on relief in the nineteenth-century metropolis
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
UkLiU
Index
no index present
LC call number
HV4084
LC item number
.U84 1990
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Mandler, Peter
  • Shelby Cullom Davis Center for Historical Studies
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  • Urban poor
  • Poor
  • Charities
  • Charities
Label
The uses of charity: the poor on relief in the nineteenth-century metropolis
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
  • Poverty and charity in the nineteenth-century metropolis : an introduction / Peter Mandler -- "Total institutions" and the survival strategies of the laboring poor in Antwerp, 1770-1860 / Catharina Lis and Hugo Soly -- The survival of the unfit : welfare policies and family maintenance in nineteenth-century London / Lynn Hollen Lees -- Preserving the future of France : aid to the poor and pregnant in nineteenth-century Paris / Rachel G. Fuchs -- Waifs and strays : child abandonment, foster care, and families in mid-nineteenth-century New York / Bruce Bellingham -- Hungry children : housewives and London charity, 1870-1918 / Ellen Ross
  • To give and to receive : philanthropy and collective responsibility among Jews in Paris, 1880-1914 / Nancy L. Green -- The history of an impudent poor woman in New York City from 1918-1923 / Michael B. Katz
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 259 pages
Isbn
9780812282146
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
The uses of charity: the poor on relief in the nineteenth-century metropolis
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
  • Poverty and charity in the nineteenth-century metropolis : an introduction / Peter Mandler -- "Total institutions" and the survival strategies of the laboring poor in Antwerp, 1770-1860 / Catharina Lis and Hugo Soly -- The survival of the unfit : welfare policies and family maintenance in nineteenth-century London / Lynn Hollen Lees -- Preserving the future of France : aid to the poor and pregnant in nineteenth-century Paris / Rachel G. Fuchs -- Waifs and strays : child abandonment, foster care, and families in mid-nineteenth-century New York / Bruce Bellingham -- Hungry children : housewives and London charity, 1870-1918 / Ellen Ross
  • To give and to receive : philanthropy and collective responsibility among Jews in Paris, 1880-1914 / Nancy L. Green -- The history of an impudent poor woman in New York City from 1918-1923 / Michael B. Katz
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 259 pages
Isbn
9780812282146
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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