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The Dangerous Class

Crime and Poverty in Columbus, Ohio, 1860–1885

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$65.00 • £54.95 • €60.00

ISBN 9780674428584

Publication Date: 01/01/1975

186 pages

12 figures, 5 maps, 54 tables


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  • 1. Introduction
  • 2. An Ecological Analysis of Ohio, 1867–1883
  • 3. Crime in Franklin County, 1859–1885
  • 4. Criminals
  • 5. Paupers in Franklin County, 1867–1881
  • 6. Paupers
  • 7. The Dangerous Class
  • Notes
  • Index

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