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ERIC Number: EJ677533
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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ISSN: ISSN-0046-760X
The Origins and Growth of Ragged Schools in Wales, 1847-c. 1900.
Grigg, Russell
History of Education, v31 n3 p227-43 May 2002
Investigates the establishment of ragged schools in nineteenth century Wales. States they dealt with the many shabbily clad, underprivileged youth found roaming the streets. Explains Wales focused on creating church and boarding schools. Concludes that other schools eventually provided welfare based services which caused ragged school's demise. (KDR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: United Kingdom (Wales)