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Title Child welfare and social action in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries : international perspectives / edited by Jon Lawrence and Pat Starkey.

Publication Info. Liverpool : Liverpool University Press, 2001.


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Description 1 online resource (vi, 294 pages) : illustrations
Note Based on a conference on Child Welfare and Social Action held at the University of Liverpool, 1998.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Print version record.
Summary This collection of twelve essays represents an important contribution to the understanding of child welfare and social action in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. They challenge many assumptions about the history of childhood and child welfare policy and cover a variety of themes including the physical and sexual abuse of children, forced child migration and role of the welfare state.
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Contents Title Page; Contents; Acknowledgements; Introduction: Child Welfare and Social Action; I: Gender and 'Delinquency'; II: Child Emigration; III: Rethinking Philanthropy; IV: 'Welfare States' and Child Welfare; Notes on Contributors; Index
Local Note EBSCOhost SocINDEX with Full Text
Language English.
Subject Child welfare -- History -- 19th century -- Congresses.
Child welfare -- History -- 20th century -- Congresses.
Immigrant children -- History -- 20th century -- Congresses.
Female juvenile delinquents -- History -- Congresses.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Public Policy -- Social Services & Welfare.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Public Policy -- Social Security.
Child welfare. (OCoLC)fst00854709
Female juvenile delinquents. (OCoLC)fst00922624
Immigrant children. (OCoLC)fst00967710
Sociale politiek.
Chronological Term 1800-1999
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings. (OCoLC)fst01423772
History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Added Author Lawrence, Jon, 1961- editor.
Starkey, Pat, editor.
Other Form: Print version: Child welfare and social action in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. Liverpool : Liverpool University Press, 2001 0853236763 9780853236764 (DLC) 2002392341 (OCoLC)47900599
ISBN 9781846312816 (electronic book)
1846312817 (electronic book)
0853236860 (paperback)
9780853236863 (paperback)
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