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The Resource The Uses of charity : the poor on relief in the nineteenth-century metropolis, edited by Peter Mandler

The Uses of charity : the poor on relief in the nineteenth-century metropolis, edited by Peter Mandler

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The Uses of charity : the poor on relief in the nineteenth-century metropolis
Title
The Uses of charity
Title remainder
the poor on relief in the nineteenth-century metropolis
Statement of responsibility
edited by Peter Mandler
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HV4084
LC item number
.U84 1990
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Mandler, Peter
  • Shelby Cullom Davis Center for Historical Studies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Urban poor
  • Poor
  • Charities
  • Charities
Label
The Uses of charity : the poor on relief in the nineteenth-century metropolis, edited by Peter Mandler
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Published under the auspices of the Shelby Cullom Davis Center for Historical Studies, Princeton University"--P. [ii]
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
Control code
20993150
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 259 pages
Isbn
9780812282146
Lccn
90030496
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, edited by Peter Mandler
Publication
Note
"Published under the auspices of the Shelby Cullom Davis Center for Historical Studies, Princeton University"--P. [ii]
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
Control code
20993150
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 259 pages
Isbn
9780812282146
Lccn
90030496
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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