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2. Life

2. Life  

Donald Winch

in Malthus: A Very Short Introduction

Print Publication Year: 
Jun 2013
Published Online: 
Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780191778360
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780199670413.003.0002
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chapter
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9780199670413
‘Life’ explores Malthus's publications and the development of his theories of population. In his first Essay, when dealing with the contribution, as he saw it, of the English Poor Laws to ... More
4. Population: the second Essay

4. Population: the second Essay  

Donald Winch

in Malthus: A Very Short Introduction

Print Publication Year: 
Jun 2013
Published Online: 
Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780191778360
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780199670413.003.0004
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chapter
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9780199670413
The expanded version of the Essaywas a more mature treatise on morals and politics. ‘Population: the second Essay’ deals with the more important themes to emerge from Malthus's revisions of ... More
Universities and Colleges: A Very Short Introduction

Universities and Colleges: A Very Short Introduction  

David Palfreyman and Paul Temple

Print Publication Year: 
Dec 2017
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Dec 2017
eISBN: 
9780191820717
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780198766131.001.0001
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book
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9780198766131
Exploring the origins, concept, and the idea and ideal of the university and college, Universities and Colleges: A Very Short Introduction discusses one of the world’s oldest, most ... More
1. The enduring idea and changing ideal of the university

1. The enduring idea and changing ideal of the university  

David Palfreyman and Paul Temple

in Universities and Colleges: A Very Short Introduction

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Dec 2017
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Dec 2017
eISBN: 
9780191820717
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780198766131.003.0001
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9780198766131
The model for the modern university and college began its long evolution c.1,000 years ago in medieval Western Europe. The ‘12th-century renaissance’ saw the emergence of universities and ... More
Reform and democracy

Reform and democracy  

Robert C. Allen

in The Industrial Revolution: A Very Short Introduction

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Feb 2017
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Feb 2017
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780198706786.003.0005
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The Industrial Revolution created social tensions and posed practical problems that shaped the politics of the period, affecting much of social and cultural life. Most commentators analysed ... More

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