Of No Fixed Abode: Vagrancy and the Welfare State

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Manchester University Press, 1975 - Homeless persons - 200 pages
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Contents

Vagrants
1
Who are homeless single men? One kind of answer
7
Focusing on the northwest _
22
Social Security
43
Social services
76
Illness and disability
104
The homeless single man as criminal
128
Historical perspectives I41 9 Resettlement
136
Local authorities in the northwest
166
Reception centres
167
Data relating to homeless single men who have used or a re using Part III accommodation
169
Prestwich and Springfield Hospitals
176
Conveying homeless single men in the Cheshire County Council area
180
Bibliography
184
Index
196
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John Stewart is a professional hockey player and founder of Lamplighters International Ministries.

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