The body in the workhouse: death, burial, and belonging in early Eighteenth-Century St Giles in the Fields

Hitchcock, Timothy (2017) The body in the workhouse: death, burial, and belonging in early Eighteenth-Century St Giles in the Fields. In: Braddick, Michael J and Innes, Joanna (eds.) Suffering and happiness in England 1550-1850: narratives and representations: a collection to honour Paul Slack. The Past and present book Series . Oxford University Press, Oxford, pp. 153-173. ISBN 9780198748267 (Accepted)

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Additional Information: This is a draft of a chapter that has been accepted for publication by Oxford University Press in the forthcoming book 'Suffering and happiness in England 1550-1850: narratives and representations: a collection to honour Paul Slack' by Timothy Hitchcock due for publication in 2017.
Keywords: poverty, workhouse, eighteenth-century London, suffering, happiness, death, bodies, burial, parish government
Schools and Departments: School of History, Art History and Philosophy > History
Research Centres and Groups: Sussex Humanities Lab
Subjects: D History General and Old World > DA History of Great Britain > DA020 England
D History General and Old World > DA History of Great Britain > DA020 England > DA090 Antiquities. Social life and customs. Ethnography
D History General and Old World > DA History of Great Britain > DA020 England > DA129 By period > DA300 Modern, 1485-
D History General and Old World > DA History of Great Britain > DA020 England > DA129 By period > DA300 Modern, 1485- > DA498 1714-1760
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Depositing User: Timothy Hitchcock
Date Deposited: 27 Mar 2017 08:51
Last Modified: 28 Mar 2017 15:24
URI: http://sro.sussex.ac.uk/id/eprint/67175

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