Author: Sidney Webb
Title: The prevention of destitution
Publisher: London, New York, Longmans, Green
Subject (keywords, tags): Poor -- Great Britain; Charities -- Great Britain; Poor laws -- Great Britain; Unemployed -- Great B
Includes bibliographical references
Destitution as a disease of society.--How to prevent the destitution that arises from sickness.--Destitution and eugenics.--How to prevent the destitution arising from child neglect.--Sweating and unemployment as causes of destitution.--How to prevent unemployment and under-employment.--Insurance.--The enlarged sphere of voluntary agencies in the prevention of destitution.--The need for a common register and a registrar of public assistance.--The "moral factor."
Contributor: University of California Libraries
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