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Family, Household and Obligation

Aaron Allen

in Building Early Modern Edinburgh: A Social History of Craftwork and Incorporation

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781474442381
eISBN:
9781474453943
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474442381.003.0003
Subject:
Society and Culture, Scottish Studies

The second chapter looks beyond the free ‘master’ craftsmen of the ‘House’ to their wider households, looking to both craft families and their lodgers. The metaphor of ‘the House’ as a chosen ... More


Writers to the Signet

John Finlay

in The Community of the College of Justice: Edinburgh and the Court of Session, 1687 –1808

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780748645770
eISBN:
9780748676545
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748645770.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Legal History

This chapter investigates the role of writers to the signet as College members. It distinguishes members of the Society of Writers to the Signet from ordinary writers, and examines the process of ... More


Play, parts and players

Robert Shaughnessy

in As You Like It

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780719086939
eISBN:
9781526132192
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719086939.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, Shakespeare Studies

Through close reading of the text of As You Like It, this chapter traces the early performance and publication history of the play, focusing in particular on the significance of the part system and ... More


Regulation and resistance:: Wayward apprentices and other ‘evil disposed persons’ at London’s fairs1

Anne Wohlcke

in The 'perpetual fair': Gender, disorder and urban amusement in eighteenth-century London

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780719090912
eISBN:
9781781706442
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719090912.003.0004
Subject:
History, Social History

Chapter three examines more closely regulation attempts by London’s Court of Aldermen and efforts by Middlesex magistrates to curtail fairs. London’s Aldermen and Middlesex county authorities ... More


Organised Labour in Limerick City, 1819–1821: Violence and the Struggle for Legitimacy

John McGrath

in Crime, Violence and the Irish in the Nineteenth Century

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781786940650
eISBN:
9781786944986
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781786940650.003.0005
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This chapter is concerned with labour struggles in Limerick and a blend of guild language, trade union activity and modes of violence in the shape of the united trades. It describes how the ... More


Comparison of Apprenticeship Training for the Crafts with those for Technicians/Graduates

K.S. Rao, Shachi Joshi, A.K. Mathur, and Bimal Kishore Sahoo

in India's Skills Challenge: Reforming Vocational Education and Training to Harness the Demographic Dividend

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2014
ISBN:
9780199452774
eISBN:
9780199084555
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199452774.003.0007
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This chapter presents findings from third group of surveys, this time of trainees in the age group of 18–22 years, who have acquired a post-higher secondary diploma, certificate or degree in a ... More


Commencing Reform in India’s Vocational Education and Training System

Santosh Mehrotra and Neha Kumra

in India's Skills Challenge: Reforming Vocational Education and Training to Harness the Demographic Dividend

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2014
ISBN:
9780199452774
eISBN:
9780199084555
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199452774.003.0009
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This chapter deals with several reform initiatives taken since 2012—the demand-side financing innovations, the reforms that have been undertaken or proposed in the Craftsmen Training Scheme (CTS) and ... More


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