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Vol 21 No 9 Sept/Oct 2016

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Goode on Commercial Law

Edited by: Ewan McKendrick
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A Treatise of the Laws for the Relief and Settlement of the Poor: Volume II Reissue

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ISBN13: 9781138207615
Published: September 2016
Publisher: Routledge
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Hardback
Price: £150.00

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First published in 1805, this work summarises the vast array of laws at the time on the relief of the poor in Great Britain. Split across two volumes, it not only condenses the laws themselves but also disentangles the theory and doctrine of each law and explains how the theory should have been applied in practice. This work will be a valuable primary source for those studying 19th poor relief and welfare.

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Legal History
22. Of Settlement by Ferving an Office
23. Of Settlement upon a Tenement of ten Pounds a Year
24. Of Settlement by Eflate
25. Of Settlement by Acknowledgement of the Parish
26. By whom a Settlement may be acquired
27. Of Certificates
28. Of removing the Poor
29. Of relieving and order the Poor, and first of Maintenance by Relations
30. Of compelling Parents to maintain their Family
31. Of Bastards
32. Of Parish Apprentices
33. Of relieving and ordering the Poor
34. Of Overseers' Accounts
35. Of Remedies Against Parish Officers for Misbehaviour
36. Of Appeals from the Entry to the Judgment
37. Of the Judgment
38. Of the Effect of an Adjudication by the Sessions, upon an Appeal against an Order of Removal
39. Of removing Orders into the Court of King's-Bench, and quashing or confirming them