The Moral Mapping of Victorian and Edwardian London: Charles Booth, Christian Charity, and the Poor-but-Respectable

The Moral Mapping of Victorian and Edwardian London: Charles Booth, Christian Charity, and the Poor-but-Respectable

by Thomas R.C. Gibson-Brydon

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ISBN-13: 9780773546875
Publisher: McGill-Queens University Press
Publication date: 03/01/2016
Pages: 264
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 8.80(h) x 0.70(d)

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Table of Contents

Preface Brian Lewis ix

Introduction 3

1 Charles Booth: The Making of a Victorian Social Scientist 18

2 The "Religious Influences" Series: What It Was and What Booth Proposed 37

3 "Ordinary Mortals": History and Holy Men of London 54

4 Women and Charity: Love, Feminism, and "Men's Worlds" 86

5 The Hard Lines of the Working-Class Hierarchy 104

6 Discipline and Release: Religion and Drink 139

Conclusion 163

Notes 169

Bibliography 197

Index 217

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