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The Resource Gender and poverty in nineteenth-century Europe, Rachel G. Fuchs

Gender and poverty in nineteenth-century Europe, Rachel G. Fuchs

Label
Gender and poverty in nineteenth-century Europe
Title
Gender and poverty in nineteenth-century Europe
Statement of responsibility
Rachel G. Fuchs
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This is a major new history of the dramatic and enduring changes in the daily lives of poor European women and men in the nineteenth century. Rachel G. Fuchs conveys the extraordinary difficulties facing the destitute from England to Russia, paying particular attention to the texture of women's everyday lives. She shows their strength as they attempted to structure a life and set of relationships within a social order, culture, community, and the law. Also includes information on childbirth, children, contraception, crime, disease, education, family, housing, laws, marriage, migration, mortality, mothers, mortality, Poor Laws (England), poor relief, prostitution, sex and sexuality, welfare, etc
Member of
Cataloging source
UKM
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1939-2016
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fuchs, Rachel G.
Dewey number
305.48/9694209409034
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ1587
LC item number
.F82 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
New approaches to European history
Series volume
35
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Poor women
  • Poor
  • Europe
  • Europe
  • Sociale geschiedenis
  • Vrouwen
  • Armoede
  • 4
Label
Gender and poverty in nineteenth-century Europe, Rachel G. Fuchs
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliography 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
The revolutionary era, 1770-1815 -- Population and poverty -- Rural society and the problems of poverty -- Working in the cities -- Life in the cities -- Charity and welfare
Control code
61425236
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 267 pages
Isbn
9780521629263
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2006295438
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
  • 9780521621021
  • 9780521629263
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Gender and poverty in nineteenth-century Europe, Rachel G. Fuchs
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliography 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
The revolutionary era, 1770-1815 -- Population and poverty -- Rural society and the problems of poverty -- Working in the cities -- Life in the cities -- Charity and welfare
Control code
61425236
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 267 pages
Isbn
9780521629263
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2006295438
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
  • 9780521621021
  • 9780521629263
Other physical details
illustrations

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