A Cultural History of the British Census : Envisioning the Multitude in the Nineteenth Century Hardback
Part of the Palgrave Studies in Cultural and Intellectual History series
The book explores the hotly disputed process by which the census was created and developed and examines how a wide cast of characters, including statisticians, novelists, national and local officials, political and social reformers, and journalists responded to and used the idea of a census.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 272 pages, XII, 272 p.
- Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
- Publication Date: 06/09/2011
- Category: British & Irish history
- ISBN: 9780230119376
- Paperback / softback from £48.95