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Poverty and compassion

the moral imagination of the late Victorians

by Gertrude Himmelfarb

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Published by Knopf in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain,
  • England
    • Subjects:
    • Poor -- England -- History -- 19th century.,
    • Charities -- England -- History -- 19th century.,
    • Great Britain -- Economic conditions -- 19th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [391]-466) and index.

      StatementGertrude Himmelfarb.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV4086.A3 H54 1991
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 475 p. ;
      Number of Pages475
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1889989M
      ISBN 100679401199
      LC Control Number90053416

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Poverty and Compassion book. Read 6 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. In a provocative study that bristles with contemporary releva /5.

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Difficult, provocative, eloquent, and packed with original observations relevant to our time. Himmelfarb concludes that, although the definition of poverty will change, there will always be a stable reservoir of poor requiring the social conscience, compassion, and.

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Himmelfarb is the reigning authority on Victorian social thought. This worthy sequel to her widely acclaimed The Idea of Poverty: England in the Early Industrial Age.

The book was remarkable for its scope. It followed debates about the nature and causes of poverty through the realms of political economy, politics and pamphleteering, legislation, literature, and journalism. Its successor, Poverty and Compassion: The Moral Imagination of the Late Victorians, is more tightly focused chronologically and.

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