Heroes of the faith (1700-1900)

Lord Shaftesbury

By Dr Neil Summerton  |  1992 Autumn Lectures

Lord Shaftesbury had a profound contribution to social reform. He spearheaded countless campaigns to care for the mentally ill, to reduce working hours in factories and to stop children being sent down mines.

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