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The Malthusian Controversy
Language: en
Pages: 368
Authors: Kenneth Smith
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-11-05 - Publisher: Routledge

This book, first published in 1951, focuses on the hitherto ignored contemporary critics of Malthus, giving them the attention they so rightly deserve. Dr Smith traces the Malthusian controversy step by step, from 1798, the date of the First Essay, to the death of Malthus in 1834. Investigating the precursors
Routledge Handbook of Global Economic History
Language: en
Pages: 488
Authors: Francesco Boldizzoni, Pat Hudson
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-12-22 - Publisher: Routledge

The Routledge Handbook of Global Economic History documents and interprets the development of economic history as a global discipline from the later nineteenth century to the present day. Exploring the normative and relativistic nature of different schools and traditions of thought, this handbook not only examines current paradigmatic western approaches,
Routledge Library Editions: The History of Social Welfare
Language: en
Pages: 8681
Authors: Various
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-08-06 - Publisher: Routledge

This set of 25 volumes, originally published between 1805 and 1992, amalgamates original nineteenth-century material and more recent research and analysis on the development of social welfare in Britain and Europe. From Elizabethan poor relief, through the Poor Laws of the nineteenth-century, to the establishment of the British National Health
The Constitution of Poverty (Routledge Revivals)
Language: en
Pages: 248
Authors: Mitchell Dean
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-12-19 - Publisher: Routledge

First published in 1991, This book looks at how capitalism has affected the organization of the poor. It also explores what the links are between notions of poverty and notions personal responsibility, philanthropy, morality and state forms. An intruiging work for anyone interested in the foundations and long-term progression of
New Perspectives on Malthus
Language: en
Pages: 340
Authors: Robert J. Mayhew
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-06-20 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Marking the 250th anniversary of his birth, this wide-ranging, interdisciplinary study reassesses Thomas Malthus's contested achievements and legacies.