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Discovering child poverty : the creation of a policy agenda from 1800 to the present

Author: Lucinda Platt
Publisher: Bristol, UK : Policy Press, 2005.
Series: Studies in poverty, inequality, and social exclusion.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The book charts key British developments in child welfare, child poverty research and state support for children from 1800 to the present day. With direct quotations from key sources, it argues that even in the face of clear evidence of hardship, the response of policy makers to child poverty has been ambivalent."--Jacket.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Platt, Lucinda.
Discovering child poverty.
Bristol : Policy Press, 2005
(OCoLC)607531966
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Lucinda Platt
ISBN: 1861345836 9781861345837
OCLC Number: 56440218
Description: vi, 143 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Introduction : scope and argument of the book --
The conditions for child poverty : context and chronology --
A fit occupation for children? : children and work --
Workers of the future : the education of children --
Discovering child poverty : child poverty and the family to 1945 --
Rediscovering child poverty : child poverty and policy from 1945 --
Conclusion : child poverty on the agenda.
Series Title: Studies in poverty, inequality, and social exclusion.
Responsibility: Lucinda Platt.
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