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The many meanings of poverty : colonialism, social compacts, and assistance in eighteenth-century Ecuador

Author: Cynthia E Milton
Publisher: Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, 2007.
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The Many Meanings of Poverty is about poverty in a colonial context--it argues that the cultural meanings of poverty defined social compacts that served to bolster and undermine the sources of  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
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Milton, Cynthia E.
Many meanings of poverty.
Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, 2007
(OCoLC)647375202
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Cynthia E Milton
ISBN: 9780804751780 0804751781
OCLC Number: 122424214
Description: xxi, 356 pages : illustrations, map ; 24 cm
Contents: Colonialism, social compacts, and the taxonomy of poverty --
The city of Quito --
Living on the edge : survival strategies of the urban poor --
Defining the "solemn poor" : wordplay and petitions of poverty in colonial Quito, 1678-1782 --
Prostrate before the feet of the king : widows, wdowhood, pensions, and colonial compacts --
Children on the fringe of empire : the limits and uses of juvenile welfare --
Putting the colonial (poor) house in order : the wretched poor and the Bourbon state --
Shifting compacts of the traditional poor : widows as viudas and as pobres --
The broadening and narrowing of the solemn poor : poor Spaniards, the wretched, and collapsing privileges --
The erosion of charity, boundaries, and colonial compacts.
Responsibility: Cynthia E. Milton.
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