The constitution of poverty

toward a genealogy of liberal governance

Mitchell Dean*

*Corresponding author for this work

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Abstract

First published in 1991, This book looks at how capitalism has affected the organization of the poor. It also explores what the links are between notions of poverty and notions personal responsibility, philanthropy, morality and state forms. An intruiging work for anyone interested in the foundations and long-term progression of the welfare state.

Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationLondon
PublisherTaylor & Francis
Number of pages248
ISBN (Electronic)9781315823294
ISBN (Print)9780415609562
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2013
Externally publishedYes

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