Download PDF by Marie Ruiz: British Female Emigration Societies and the New World,

By Marie Ruiz

ISBN-10: 331950178X

ISBN-13: 9783319501789

This e-book makes a speciality of the departure of Britain’s 'surplus' girls to Australia and New Zealand organised by way of Victorian British woman emigration societies. beginning with an research of the excess of girls query, it then explores the philanthropic nature of the organizations (the girl center category Emigration Society, the Women’s Emigration Society, the British Women’s Emigration organization, and the Church Emigration Society). The research of the stern collection of distressed gentlewomen emigrants is via an research in their advertising and marketing price, and an appraisal of women’s imperialism. ultimately, this paintings exhibits that the feminine emigrants less than examine partook within the consolidation of the colonial middle-class.

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