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Author Swain, Shurlee

Title Child, nation, race and empire : child rescue discourse, England, Canada and Australia, 1850-1915 / Shurlee Swain & Margot Hillel

Publ Info Manchester : New York : Manchester University Press, 2010
 RWU Main Library  HV751.E5 S935 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript xii, 196 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series Studies in imperialism
Studies in imperialism (Manchester, England)
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 180-192) and index
Contents The child as citizen -- The gospel of child rescue -- The body of the child -- The body of the nation -- The salvation of the race -- The salvation of the empire -- A new orthodoxy in child protection practice -- Lost, stolen or forgotten: the legacy of the survivors
Note 'Child, Nation, Race and Empire' is an interdisciplinary and cross-cultural study that contributes to the understandings of both contemporary child welfare practices and the complex dynamics of empire
LC subject Child welfare -- England -- History
Child welfare -- Canada -- History
Child welfare -- Australia -- History
Children -- Institutional care -- England -- History
Children -- Institutional care -- Canada -- History
Children -- Institutional care -- Australia -- History
Nationalism -- England -- History
Nationalism -- Canada -- History
Nationalism -- Australia -- History
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Social conditions
Add Author Hillel, Margot
Link Online version: Swain, Shurlee. Child, nation, race and empire. Manchester : New York : Manchester University Press, 2010 (OCoLC)795182709
ISBN 9780719078941 (hbk.)
0719078946 (hbk.)