CODI: Cornucopia of Disability Information

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Poverty, Disadvantage, Begging / Pauvrete, Mendicite

Allard, Guy. (Ed.) (1975) Aspects de la marginalite au Moyen Age. Montreal,

Bentham, J. (1812) Pauper Management Improved: Particularly by Means of an
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Berry, G. (1897) La mendicite. Paris.

Boies, H.M. (1893) Prisoners and paupers. New York and London.

Boullange, Aytre. (1842) Education professionnelle pour les enfants pauvres.
Paris: Editions Baudoin.

Carlson, Eric. (1972) Nineteenth century insanity and poverty. Bulletin of
the New York Academy of Medicine, Vol. 48, 539-544.

Chance, W. (1897) Children Under the Poor-Law. London.

Chill, E. (1962) Religion and mendicity in seventeenth-century France.
International Review of Social History, Vol.8, 400-425.

Cloward, Richard A. and Piven, Frances Fox. (1979) Poor people's movements:
why they succeed, how they fail. New York: Vintage books.

Coats, A.W. (1976) The relief of poverty, attitudes to labour and economic
change in England, 1660-1782. International Review of Social History, Vol.21,

Daru, Baron Ch. et Bornat, V. (1875) Adoption, education et correction des
enfants pauvres, abandonnes, orphelins ou vicieux. Paris: Ch. Douniol.

Dugdale, R. (1877) The Jukes: A study in crime, pauperism, disease, and
heredity. New York: G.P. Putnam.

Fairchilds, C.C. (1976) Poverty and Charity in Aix-en-Provence, 1640-1789.

Flood, David. (Ed.) (1975) Poverty in the Middle Ages. Werl: D. Coelde.

Geremek, Bronislaw. (1974) La marginalite a l'aube des temps modernes. Revue
d'Histoire Moderne et Contemporaine, juillet-septembre, tome XXI, 338-375.

Geremek, Bronislaw. (1976) Les marginaux parisiens aux XIVø et XVø
siecles. Paris: Flammarion.

Geremek, Bronislaw. (1980) Truands et miserables dans l'Europe moderne (1350-
1600). Paris: Gallimard/Julliard.

Geremek, Bronislaw. (1987) La Potence ou la pitie: l'Europe et les pauvres du
Moyen Age a nos jours. Paris: Gallimard.

Ginsburg, Herbert (1972) The Myth of the Deprived Child: poor children's
intellect and education. Englewood Cliffs, N.J.: Prentice-Hall.

Glen, William. (1873) The Statutes in Force Relating to the Poor Laws.
London: Shaw.

Glen, William. (1898) The General Orders of the Poor Law Commissioners, the
Poor Law Board, and the Local Government Board Relating to the Poor Law.
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Goglin, Jean Louis. (1976) Les miserables dans l'occident medieval. Paris:

Gutton, Jean Pierre. (1974) La societe et les pauvres en Europe, XVIe-XVIIIe
siecles. Paris: Presses universitaires de France.

Hampson, Ethel Mary. (1934) The treatment of poverty in Cambridgeshire
1597-1834. Cambridge, England: The University press.

Hazlitt, Henry (1973) The conquest of poverty. New Rochelle, N.Y.: Arlington

Hodgkinson, R. (1966) Provision for pauper lunatics, 1834-1871. Medical
History, v10, 138-154.

Hufton, O.H. (1974) The Poor of Eighteenth-Century France, 1750-1789. Oxford.

Huillery-Constantin, Annie. (1984) Les Enfants assistes par le Bureau des
pauvres de Chartres. Bulletin de la Societe archeologique d'Eure-et-Loir,
a.128, No. 101, 17-19.

Jones, Colin. (1982) Charity and bienfaisance: the treatment of the poor in
the Montpellier region, 1740-1815. Cambridge; New York: Cambridge University

Lindsay, Jean (1975) The Scottish Poor Law: its operation in the North-East
from 1745 to 1845. Ifracombe: Stockwell.

Lis, C. and Soly, H. (1979) Poverty and Capitalism in Pre-Industrial Europe.

Little, Lester K. (1978) Religious poverty and the profit economy in medieval
Europe. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press.

Loane, M. (1908) From their point of view. London: E. Arnold; New York:
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Marec, Yannick. (1981) Pauvres et misereux a Rouen dans la premiere moitie du
XIXe siecle. In Marginalite, Deviance, Pauvrete en France XIVe - XIXe
siecles. Cahier des annales de Normandie, No. 13. Caen: CNRS, 143-170.

Martin, J.B. (1983) La fin des mauvais pauvres: de l'assistance a
l'assurance. Collection MILIEUX, Seyssel, France: Champ Wallon.

Martz, Linda (1983) Poverty and welfare in Habsburg Spain: the example of
Toledo. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Mayhew, Henry. (1851-1862) London Labour and London Poor. Reprinted by Dover
Publications, New York, 1968.

McDowall, David. (1986) Poverty and homicide in Detroit, 1926 - 1978.
Violence and Victims, Vol. 1, No. 1, 23-34.

Mohl, Raymond. (1971) Poverty in New York, 1783-1825. New York: Oxford
University Press.

Mollat, Michel. (Ed.) (1974) Etudes sur l'histoire de la pauvrete: Moyen Age
- XVIe siecle. Paris: Sorbonne.

Mollat, Michel. (1978) Les Pauvres au Moyen Age:etude sociale. Paris:
Hachette. [Translated, 1986, as The Poor in the Middle Ages: an essay in
social history. New York: Yale University Press.

Mulhern, Philip F. (1973) Dedicated poverty: its history and theology. Staten
Island, N.Y.: Alba House.

Nemiah, J.C. (1971) The problem of poverty - a historical and psychological
view. International Psychiat. Clin., Vol. 8, 1-19.

Norberg, Kathryn. (1985) Rich and Poor in Grenoble, 1600-1814. Berkeley:
University of California Press.

Olejniczak, William. (1984) Recasting the Disordered Poor: the Depot De
Mendicite at Chalons-sur-Marne during the decade before the Revolution.
Consortium on Revolutionary Europe 1750-1850: Proceedings, Vol. 14, 16-25.

Quen, Jacques. (1968) Early nineteenth-century observations on the insane in
the Boston Almshouse. Journal of the History of Medicine, Vol. 23, 80-85.

Paultre, C. (1906) De la repression de la mendicite et du vagabondage en
France sous l'Ancien Regime. Reprinted by Slatkine, Megariotis, Geneve, 1975.

Pollard, William L. (1978) A study of Black self help. San Francisco: R & E
Research Associates.

Post, John D. (1977) The last great subsistence crisis in the Western World.
Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press.

Poverty in the Victorian age; debates on the issue from 19th century critical
journals. Farnborough: Gregg International Publishers, 1973.

Preen, Brian Stanley. (1976) Schooling for the mentally retarded: a
historical perspective. St. Lucia, Australia: University of Queensland Press.

Ribton-Turner, C.J. (1887) A History of Vagrancy and Beggars and Begging.

Robertson, C. (1867) The care and treatment of the insane poor. Journal of
Mental Science, Vol. 13, 289-306.

Rochard, Dr. (1888) L'enfant dans les classes laborieuses. Paris.

Rose, G. (1805) Observations on the Poor Laws and on the Management of the

Rotberg, R. I. and Rabb, T. K. (Eds.) (1983) Hunger and history: the impact
of changing food production and consumption patterns on society. Cambridge,
England; New York: Cambridge University Press.

Rothman, David J. and Rothman, Sheila M. (1972) On their own: the poor in
modern America. Reading, Mass.: Addison-Wesley Pub. Co.

Rubinstein, W.D. (1986) Wealth and Inequality in Britain. London: Faber and

Taylor, G. (1969) The Problem of Poverty, 1600-1834. London.

Tourdonnet, A. de (1862) Essai sur l'education des enfants pauvres des
colonies agricoles d'education. 3 tomes. Paris.

Townsend, J. (1786) A Dissertation on the Poor Laws. Great Britain.

Universite de Paris 7. (1979) Les marginaux et les exclus dans l'histoire.
Paris: Union Generale d'Editions.

Vitoux, M.C. (1986) Pauperisme et assistance a Mulhouse au XIXeme siecle.
Strasbourg: Association des publications pres les universites de Strasbourg.

Webb, S. and Webb, B. (1927) English Poor Law History. London: Longmans,
Green and Co.

Whites, Leeann. (1984) The charitable and the poor: the emergence of domestic
politics in Augusta, Georgia, 1860-1880. Journal of Social History, Vol. 17,
600- 616.

Willard, Sylvester. (1865) Report on the Condition of the Insane Poor in the
County Poor Houses of New York. Albany: C. Van Benthuysen. Reprinted by Arno
Press, New York, 1973.

Williams, A. Susan. (1987) The rich man and the diseased poor in early
Victorian literature. Basingstoke, Great Britain: Macmillan.

Woolf, Stuart. (1984) Charite, pauvrete et structure des menages a Florence
au debut du XIXe siecle. Annales Econ. Soc. Civil., tome 39, 355-382.

Zafiropoulos, Markos et Pinell, Patrice. (1979) Echecs scolaires et analyse
du pauvre. Revue de Medecine Psychosomatique, Vol. 21, No. 1, 83-92.

Zysberg, A. (1975) La societe des galeriens au XVIIIe siecle. Annales Econ.
Soc. Civil., tome 30, 43-65.

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