In the second half of the 19th century, Victorian civilization felt increasingly threatened by "outcast London". This is a study of the problem that was at the centre of the crisis: the casual poor and their relation with the labour market, with housing and with middle-class London.
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Gareth Stedman Jones is a Fellow of King's College, Cambridge University and in 2010 become Professor of the History of Ideas at Queen Mary, University of London. He is the author of An End to Poverty? and Languages of Class: Studies in Working-Class History 1832-1982.
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Book Description Penguin Books Ltd, 1991. Book Condition: Good. New edition. N/A. Ships from the UK. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Bookseller Inventory # GRP34540211
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