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Wilson [née Friedeberg; other married name Simon], Harriett Charlotte (1916–2002), sociologist and campaigner against child poverty

Ruth Lister

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print March 2009 |
Published online January 2006 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/77069

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Wilson [née Friedeberg; other married name Simon], Harriett Charlotte (1916–2002), sociologist and campaigner against child poverty, was born on 14 September 1916 in Berlin, Germany, the only daughter and younger child of Harold Friedeberg (1877–1958), a wealthy lawyer from a former Prussian court jewellers' family that had converted to Christianity from Judaism in the nineteenth century, and his wife, ...

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Subjects: Social and Cultural History ; Society and Culture ; Welfare and Poverty ; Sociology ; Education

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