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Author Hindle, Steve, 1965-

Title On the parish? : the micro-politics of poor relief in rural England c.1550-1750 / Steve Hindle
Published Oxford : Clarendon, 2004
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Description 1 online resource (xi, 521 pages)
Series Oxford studies in social history
Oxford studies in social history.
Summary 'On The Parish?' is a study of the experience of poor relief in the rural parishes of early modern England. It explores the relationship of paupers not only to the parish officers who administered the Elizabethan poor laws but also to their kinfolk and neighbours who continued to provide extensive networks of informal support
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Public welfare -- England -- History -- 17th century.
Public welfare -- England -- History -- 16th century.
Public welfare -- England -- History -- 18th century.
Poor -- England -- History -- 17th century.
Poor -- England -- History -- 16th century.
Poor -- England -- History -- 18th century.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780191709548 ebook