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Finding Out About Victorian Law and Order By Alan Evans

Finding Out About Victorian Law and Order by Alan Evans

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Summary

The development of law and order during Victorian times included the establishment of the British police and prison systems which we have today. This book provides a wealth of source material, questions and ideas for follow-up work and is ideal for both class and individual project work.

Finding Out About Victorian Law and Order Summary

Finding Out About Victorian Law and Order by Alan Evans

The development of law and order during Victorian times included the establishment of the British police and prison systems which we have today. This book, part of the "Finding Out About" series, is designed for use in both class and individual project work for the 10-14 year old. It provides a wealth of original source material, and teaches the reader how to find, understand and use such evidence. Questions and ideas for follow-up work are included, as well as practical advice on finding more source material.

Table of Contents

Useful sources; law and order statistics; drink and crime; crime and the growth of towns; street crime; burglars and house-breaking; juvenile crime; rural crime; riots and terrorism; the mid-nineteenth-century police; policemen's lives; courts, judges and sentences; prisons and hulks; the separate and silent systems; transportation to Australia; Dartmoor Prison; capital punishment; law and order in the West Country; broadsheets and the yellow press; Victorian detective novels.

Additional information

GOR001568275
9780713456592
0713456590
Finding Out About Victorian Law and Order by Alan Evans
Used - Very Good
Hardback
Pavilion Books
1988-02-05
48
N/A
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This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us

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