Divide, provide, and rule : an integrative history of poverty policy, social policy, and social reform in Hungary under the Habsburg Monarchy /
by Susan Zimmermann.
Buapest ; New York : Central European University Press, 2011.
xii, 171 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
6155053197 (hbk.), 9786155053191 (hbk.)
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Buapest ; New York : Central European University Press, 2011.
6155053197 (hbk.)
9786155053191 (hbk.)
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"English translation c2011, John Harbord."
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [155]-167) and index.
A Look Inside
Table of Contents
List of Illustrationsp. vii
List of Tablesp. ix
Prefacep. xi
Introductionp. l
Poverty Policyp. 7
Traditions and Ways of Private and Public Poor Relief in the Context of Limited Civic Self-development (from 1848 to the early 1860s)p. 7
Legal Foundations of Poverty Policy in Flux (from the 1860s to 1914)p. 11
The Development and Practice of Poverty Policy (from the 1860s to 1914)p. 20
The two sides of poverty policy: general trendsp. 20
The practice of poor relief as provisionp. 32
The practice of poverty policy as the suppression of povertyp. 39
Social Reform and State Intervention (from 1898 to 1914)p. 47
Child Protectionp. 48
Housing Policyp. 56
Unemployment and Labor Market Policyp. 64
State Social Policyp. 69
Labor Protection (from 1848 to 1914)p. 69
Protection in industry and trade as differentiated according to the character of the workp. 72
Protection for children, juveniles and women as groups defined according to their personal characteristicsp. 79
Labor protection for non-industrial workersp. 88
Social Insurance and Workplace-related Social Policy (from the 1880s to 1914)p. 90
Sectors and types of health and accident insurance: origins, development and interestsp. 91
Institution and policyp. 96
Coverage, boundaries, dissociations and relations: social insurance and the formation and differentiation of working and living conditionsp. 116
Coverage: overview and comparison of long-term trendsp. 116
Compulsory insurance of workers and differentiation of commercial labour relationsp. 122
Compulsory insurance of male and female workersp. 133
Compulsory insurance of workers in agriculturep. 137
Social insurance and welfarep. 143
Conclusionp. 147
Bibliographyp. 155
Indexp. 169
Illustrationsp. 173
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