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Author Hanley, James G. (James Gerald)

Title Healthy boundaries : property, law, and public health in England and Wales, 1815-1872 / James G. Hanley
Published Rochester, NY : University of Rochester Press, 2016
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Description 1 online resource (x, 257 pages)
Series Rochester studies in medical history, 1526-2715
Rochester studies in medical history.
Contents Frontcover; Contents; Acknowledgments; Abbreviations; Introduction; 1 The Laws of Nuisance before 1846: Property, Health, and Democracy in the Age of Reform; 2 Private Benefit and Public Service: Paying for Sewers before 1848; 3 The Boundaries of Health, 1848-70; 4 The Benefits of Health: London, 1848-65; 5 Healthy Domesticity, 1848-72; Conclusion; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Summary Argues that the legacies of Victorian public health in England and Wales were not just better health and cleaner cities, but also new ideas of property, liability, and community
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Public health -- Political aspects -- England -- History -- 19th century.
Public health -- Political aspects -- Wales -- History -- 19th century.
Public health -- Social aspects -- England -- History -- 19th century.
Public health -- Social aspects -- Wales -- History -- 19th century.
Public health -- England -- History -- 19th century.
Public health -- Wales -- History -- 19th century.
Public Health -- history.
England.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1580465560
1782047050 (electronic bk.)
9781580465564
9781782047056 (electronic bk.)