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In the Web of Class: Delinquents and Reformers in Boston, 1810s-1930s Eric C. Schneider

In the Web of Class: Delinquents and Reformers in Boston, 1810s-1930s

Eric C. Schneider

Published August 1st 1993
ISBN : 9780814779811
Paperback
274 pages
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An analytic overview of the history of social welfare and juvenile justice in Boston..[Schneider] traces cogently the origins, development, and ultimate failure of Protestant and Catholic reformers efforts to ameliorate working-class poverty andMoreAn analytic overview of the history of social welfare and juvenile justice in Boston..[Schneider] traces cogently the origins, development, and ultimate failure of Protestant and Catholic reformers efforts to ameliorate working-class poverty and juvenile delinquency.ChoiceAnyone who wants to understand why Americas approach to juvenile justice doesnt work should read In the Web of Class.Michael B. Katz, University of Pennsylvania