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Labouring children : British immigrant apprentices to Canada, 1869-1924

Author: Joy Parr
Publisher: Toronto, Ont. : University of Toronto Press, ©1994.
Series: Reprints in Canadian history.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats

Out of print for several years, Labouring Children now has a substantial new introduction in which the author examines the historiography of the history of childhood, particularly in the light of  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Livres numériques
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Parr, Joy, 1949-
Labouring children.
Toronto : University of Toronto Press, ©1994
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Joy Parr
ISBN: 9781442676541 144267654X 0773593594 9780773593596
OCLC Number: 244768784
Notes: "With a new introduction"--Cover.
Originally published: London : Croom Helm ; Montreal, Que. : McGill-Queen's University Press, 1980.
Description: 1 online resource (xxii, 181 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations.
Contents: ""Contents""; ""List of Tables and Figures""; ""List of Illustrations""; ""Introduction""; ""1. British Working Children""; ""2. Salvation and the Safety-valve""; ""3. The Promised Land""; ""4. Family Strategy and Philanthropic Abduction""; ""5. Apprenticed or Adopted""; ""6. Household and School""; ""7. Adulthood""; ""8. Twentieth-century Policy""; ""Appendix: Analysis of Case Records""; ""Select Bibliography""; ""Index ""; ""A""; ""B""; ""C""; ""D""; ""E""; ""F""; ""G""; ""H""; ""I""; ""J""; ""K""; ""L""; ""M""; ""N""; ""O""; ""P""; ""Q""; ""R""; ""S""; ""T""; ""W""
Series Title: Reprints in Canadian history.
Responsibility: Joy Parr.
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