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Author: Ian Williams
ISBN13: 978-0044404354
Title: The alms trade: Charities, past, present, and future
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Language: English
Category: Politics and Government
Publisher: Unwin Hyman (1989)
Pages: 218

The alms trade: Charities, past, present, and future by Ian Williams



In Tudor times, paupers who complained about their treatment would be whipped. In modern times, charities that campaign too vigorously on behalf of their beneficiaries are accused of "political activity," and risk their legal status and government funding being withdrawn. The Alms Trade looks at how the concept of charity turned full circle under Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher's campaign to bring back Victorian values.

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