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Conceptualizing cruelty to children in nineteenth-century England 1 edition

Conceptualizing cruelty to children in nineteenth-century England
Monica Flegel

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Conceptualizing cruelty to children in nineteenth-century England
literature, representation, and the NSPCC
by Monica Flegel.

Published 2009 by Ashgate Pub. Company in Aldershot Hants, England, Burlington, VT .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Creating cruelty to children: genre, authority, and the endangered child
"Animals and children": savages, innocents, and cruelty
"What eyes should see": child performance and peeping behind the scenes
"Cannibalism in England": commerce, consumption, and endangered childhood
The dangerous child: juvenile delinquents, criminality, and the NSPCC
Conclusion: inspector stories: the inspector's directory and the cruelty man.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.


Dewey Decimal Class
Library of Congress
PR878.C5 F54 2009

The Physical Object

p. cm.

ID Numbers

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Internet Archive
9780754664567, 9780754693116
LC Control Number

History Created December 11, 2009 · 3 revisions Download catalog record: RDF / JSON

December 4, 2010 Edited by Open Library Bot Added subjects from MARC records.
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