In the Web of Class: Delinquents and Reformers in Boston, 1810s-1930s / Edition 1

In the Web of Class: Delinquents and Reformers in Boston, 1810s-1930s / Edition 1

by Eric C. Schneider
     
 

ISBN-10: 0814779816

ISBN-13: 9780814779811

Pub. Date: 08/28/1993

Publisher: New York University Press

"An analytic overview of the history of social welfare and juvenile justice in Boston..[Schneider] traces cogently the origins, development, and ultimate failure of Protestant and Catholic reformers' efforts to ameliorate working-class poverty and juvenile delinquency."
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"Anyone who wants to understand why America's approach to juvenile

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"An analytic overview of the history of social welfare and juvenile justice in Boston..[Schneider] traces cogently the origins, development, and ultimate failure of Protestant and Catholic reformers' efforts to ameliorate working-class poverty and juvenile delinquency."
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"Anyone who wants to understand why America's approach to juvenile justice doesn't work should read In the Web of Class."
—Michael B. Katz,University of Pennsylvania

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780814779811
Publisher:
New York University Press
Publication date:
08/28/1993
Series:
American Social Experience Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
274
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 9.00(d)

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