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The Resource The poor in England, 1700-1850 : an economy of makeshifts, edited by Steven King and Alannah Tomkins

The poor in England, 1700-1850 : an economy of makeshifts, edited by Steven King and Alannah Tomkins

Label
The poor in England, 1700-1850 : an economy of makeshifts
Title
The poor in England, 1700-1850
Title remainder
an economy of makeshifts
Statement of responsibility
edited by Steven King and Alannah Tomkins
Title variation
Economy of makeshifts
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This fascinating study investigates the experience of English poverty between 1700 and 1900 and in the ways in which the poor made ends meet. The phrase 'economy of makeshifts' has often been used to summarise the patchy, desperate and sometimes failing s
Cataloging source
MERUC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
  • theses
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1966-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • King, Steven
  • Tomkins, Alannah
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Poor
  • Income
  • Social networks
  • Charity
  • Public welfare
  • Humanities
  • History
  • History: specific events and topics
  • Social and cultural history
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • HISTORY
  • Charity
  • Income
  • Poor
  • Public welfare
  • Social networks
  • England
  • England
  • Armut
  • England
  • Armoede
  • Liefdadigheid
  • Welzijnszorg
Label
The poor in England, 1700-1850 : an economy of makeshifts, edited by Steven King and Alannah Tomkins
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Crime, criminal networks and the survival strategies of the poor in early eighteenth-century London
  • Heather Shore)
  • Introduction
  • Alannah Tomkins and Steven King
  • 'Not by bread only'? Common right, parish relief and endowed charity in a forest economy, c. 1600-1800
  • Steve Hindle
  • The economy of makeshifts and the role of the poor law: a game of chance?
  • Margaret Hanly
  • 'Agents in their own concerns'? Charity and the economy of makeshifts in eighteenth-century Britain
  • Sarah Lloyd
  • List of tables; List of figures; Acknowledgements; 1 Introduction (Alannah Tomkins and Steven King); 2 'Not by bread only'? Common right, parish relief and endowed charity in a forest economy, c. 1600-1800 (Steve Hindle); 3 The economy of makeshifts and the role of the poor law: a game of chance? (Margaret Hanly); 4 'Agents in their own concerns'? Charity and the economy of makeshifts in eighteenth-century Britain (Sarah Lloyd); 5 Crime, criminal networks and the survival strategies of the poor in early eighteenth-century London (Heather Shore)
Control code
ocn559816950
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 285 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781423706380
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1553r69
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)559816950
Label
The poor in England, 1700-1850 : an economy of makeshifts, edited by Steven King and Alannah Tomkins
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Crime, criminal networks and the survival strategies of the poor in early eighteenth-century London
  • Heather Shore)
  • Introduction
  • Alannah Tomkins and Steven King
  • 'Not by bread only'? Common right, parish relief and endowed charity in a forest economy, c. 1600-1800
  • Steve Hindle
  • The economy of makeshifts and the role of the poor law: a game of chance?
  • Margaret Hanly
  • 'Agents in their own concerns'? Charity and the economy of makeshifts in eighteenth-century Britain
  • Sarah Lloyd
  • List of tables; List of figures; Acknowledgements; 1 Introduction (Alannah Tomkins and Steven King); 2 'Not by bread only'? Common right, parish relief and endowed charity in a forest economy, c. 1600-1800 (Steve Hindle); 3 The economy of makeshifts and the role of the poor law: a game of chance? (Margaret Hanly); 4 'Agents in their own concerns'? Charity and the economy of makeshifts in eighteenth-century Britain (Sarah Lloyd); 5 Crime, criminal networks and the survival strategies of the poor in early eighteenth-century London (Heather Shore)
Control code
ocn559816950
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 285 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781423706380
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1553r69
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)559816950

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