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The prevention of destitution

Webb, Sidney and Webb, Beatrice (1911) The prevention of destitution. Longmans, Green and Co., London, New York and Bombay.

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CONTENTS: Preface. CHAPTER I: Destitution as a Disease of Society. CHAPTER II: How to Prevent the Destitution that arises from Sickness. CHAPTER III: Destitution and Eugenics. CHAPTER IV: How to Prevent the Destitution arising from Child Neglect. CHAPTER V: Sweating and Unemployment as Causes of Destitution. CHAPTER VI: How to Prevent Unemployment and Under-Employment. CHAPTER VII: Insurance. CHAPTER VIII: The Enlarged Sphere of Voluntary Agencies in the Prevention of Destitution. CHAPTER IX: The Need for a Common Register and a Registrar of Public Assistance. CHAPTER X: The "Moral Factor". Index.

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Subjects: H Social Sciences > HN Social history and conditions. Social problems. Social reform
H Social Sciences > HV Social pathology. Social and public welfare
J Political Science > JS Local government Municipal government
Date Deposited: 27 Jul 2012 17:01
Last Modified: 22 Dec 2015 15:05

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