Poverty, gender and life-cycle under the English poor law, 1760-1834

Main Author: Williams, Samantha, 1970-
Corporate Authors: JSTOR books.
Format: Online Book
Language: English
Published: Woodbridge, U.K. ; Rochester, N.Y. : Boydell & Brewer, 2011.
Series: Royal Historical Society studies in history. New series.
Online Access: Online version
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Table of Contents:
  • Introduction
  • People, place and poverty
  • Policy and paupers
  • Paying for poverty
  • Gender, life-cycle and the life-course
  • Work, unemployment and the makeshift economy
  • Conclusion.