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Society and pauperism

J. R. Poynter

Society and pauperism

English ideas on poor relief, 1795-1834

by J. R. Poynter

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Published by Routledge & K. Paul, U. of Toronto P. in London, Toronto .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain.,
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Poor laws -- Great Britain,
    • Public welfare -- Great Britain -- History

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 330-356.

      Statementby J. R. Poynter.
      SeriesStudies in social history
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV245 .P67
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxvi, 367 p.
      Number of Pages367
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5156876M
      ISBN 100710063164
      LC Control Number74415318


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Society and Pauperism Details Author(s): J.R. Poynter Publisher: University of Toronto Press eISBN: Subjects: Social Sciences. Society and pauperism: English ideas on poor relief, [J R Poynter] -- This is a study of the ideas and attitudes expressed in the extensive literature on poverty, pauperism and relief published in England between the s and the s.

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