Victorian City 1820-1914 / Edition 1

Victorian City 1820-1914 / Edition 1

by R. J. Morris
     
 

ISBN-10: 0582051320

ISBN-13: 9780582051324

Pub. Date: 01/28/1993

Publisher: Longman Publishing Group

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780582051324
Publisher:
Longman Publishing Group
Publication date:
01/28/1993
Series:
Readers in Urban History Series
Pages:
352
Product dimensions:
5.43(w) x 8.50(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Acknowledgements
1An introduction to British urban history, 1820-19141
2Urbanization43
3Employment, wages and poverty in the Scottish cities 1840-191473
4Victorian cities: how different?114
5The rise of suburbia149
6The railway as an agent of internal change in Victorian cities181
7Urban famine or urban crisis? Typhus in the Victorian city209
8Class consciousness in Oldham and other north-west industrial towns, 1830-50243
9Municipal socialism and social policy258
10The policeman as domestic missionary: urban discipline and popular culture in northern England, 1850-80281
11The butcher, the baker, the candlestickmaker: the shop and family in the Industrial Revolution307
12The role of religion in the cultural structure of the later Victorian city322
13St Giles's Fair, 1830-1914343
Select Bibliography364
Index377

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