Oxford Index Search Results

You are looking at 1-20 of 642 items for:

charity schools x clear all

Refine by subject

 

Refine by type

Refine by product

 

charity schools

Overview page. Subjects: European History — British History.

Although the practice of establishing charity schools for the poor by private donors had begun in Elizabethan times, a great increase in numbers occurred towards the end of the 17th cent....

See overview in Oxford Index

charity schools

John Cannon.

in A Dictionary of British History

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: British History. 110 words.

Although the practice of establishing charity schools for the poor by private donors had begun in Elizabethan times, a great

Go to Oxford Reference »  home page

charity schools

Peter Gordon.

in The Oxford Companion to British History

P ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: British History. 177 words.

Although the practice of establishing charity schools for the poor by private donors had begun in Elizabethan times, a great

Go to Oxford Reference »  home page

charity schools

in The Oxford Companion to British History

P ublished online January 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: British History. 178 words.

Although the practice of establishing charity schools for the poor by private donors had begun in Elizabethan times, a great

Go to Oxford Reference »  home page

charity schools

John Cannon and Robert Crowcroft.

in A Dictionary of British History

P ublished online July 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: British History. 113 words.

Although the practice of establishing charity schools for the poor by private donors had begun in Elizabethan times, a great increase in numbers occurred towards the end of the 17th cent....

Go to Oxford Reference »  home page

charity schools

Overview page. Subjects: European History — British History.

Although the practice of establishing charity schools for the poor by private donors had begun in Elizabethan times, a great increase in numbers occurred towards the end of the 17th cent....

See overview in Oxford Index

charity schools

Kenneth Milne.

in The Oxford Companion to Irish History

January 2002; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Regional and National History. 207 words.

on the English and Welsh model were a product of the movement for the reform of religion and manners that

Go to Oxford Reference »  home page

Wilson, William Carus (1791–1859), Church of England clergyman and founder of charity schools

Juliet Barker.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Society and Culture; Education; Protestantism and Protestant Churches. 896 words.

Wilson, William Carus (1791–1859), Church of England clergyman and founder of charity schools, was born on 7 July 1791 at Heversham, Westmorland, the eldest of the eight surviving children...

Go to Oxford Dictionary of National Biography »  home page

An Essay on Charity, and Charity-Schools

Bernard Mandeville.

Edited by F. B. Kaye.

in The Fable of the Bees: or, Private vices, Publick Benefits, Vol. 1

Primary Text.

Go to Oxford Scholarly Editions Online »  home page

R (Independent Schools Council) v Charity Commission for England and Wales [2012] Ch 214, Upper Tribunal (Tax and Chancery Chamber)

Derek Whayman.

in Essential Cases: Equity & Trusts

P ublished online September 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Trusts Law. 1122 words.

Essential Cases: Equity & Trusts provides a bridge between course textbooks and key case judgments. This case document summarizes the facts and decision in R (Independent...

Go to Law Trove »  abstract

‘The Business and Charities of the Parish’: Churches, Schools, and Local Authority

K. D. Reynolds.

in Aristocratic Women and Political Society in Victorian Britain

April 1998; p ublished online October 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945). 14145 words.

Religion and the education of the young were considered to be feminine occupations, deriving from their maternal and moral responsibilities. Women generally confined their interests to the...

Go to Oxford Scholarship Online »  abstract

Charity, Decolonization and Development: The Case of the Starehe Boys School, Nairobi

Matthew Hilton.

in Past and Present

November 2016; p ublished online November 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History. 16032 words.

Go to Oxford Journals »  home page

feoffee

Edited by David Hey.

in The Oxford Companion to Family and Local History

January 2008; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Local and Family History. 17 words.

One of a group of trustees appointed to manage an endowed institution, e.g. a charity school.

Go to Oxford Reference »  home page

Lowood

Christine Alexander.

in The Oxford Companion to the Brontës

January 2006; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (19th Century). 302 words.

is a charity institution in Jane Eyre, based on Charlotte's memories of the Clergy Daughters' School at *Cowan Bridge...

Go to Oxford Reference »  home page

Society for the Promotion of Christian Knowledge

David Hey.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Local and Family History

January 1997; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Local and Family History. 53 words.

Founded in 1698 to reform manners and to encourage the provision of charity schools under the auspices of the Church

Go to Oxford Reference »  home page

Trimmer, Sarah (1741–1810)

Edited by Dinah Birch and Katy Hooper.

in The Concise Oxford Companion to English Literature

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (British and Irish). 93 words.

One of the foremost educationalists of the late 18th century, she ran her own Sunday Schools from 1772. Trimmer wrote educational texts for charity schools and edited ...

Go to Oxford Reference »  home page

feoffee

Overview page. Subjects: History.

One of a group of trustees appointed to manage a private tenant or an endowed institution, e.g. a charity school.

See overview in Oxford Index

Pre‐School Learning Alliance

in A Dictionary of Education

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education. 156 words.

A registered charity, previously known as the Pre‐School Playgroup Association, which was established in the 1960s as a response to

Go to Oxford Reference »  home page

Pre-School Learning Alliance

in A Dictionary of Education

January 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education. 156 words.

A registered charity, previously known as the Pre-School Playgroup Association, which was established in the 1960s as a response to

Go to Oxford Reference »  home page

School Food

in Savoring Gotham: A Food Lover’s Companion to New York City

January 2015; p ublished online January 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Cookery, Food, and Drink. 1485 words.

The serving of a midday meal in New York City public schools originated with mid-nineteenth-century charities. Founded by Charles Loring

Go to Oxford Reference »  home page

feoffee

David Hey.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Local and Family History

January 1997; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Local and Family History. 21 words.

One of a group of trustees appointed to manage a private tenant or an endowed institution, e.g. a charity school.

Go to Oxford Reference »  home page