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Twenty years at Hull-House: with autobiographical notes

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In 1889, while many Americans were disdainful of newly arrived immigrants, Jane Addams established Hull-House as a refuge for Chicago's poor. The settlement house provided an unprecedented variety of social services. In this inspiring autobiography, Addams chronicles the institution's early years and discusses the ever-relevant philosophy of social justice that served as its foundation. Addams, who received the Nobel Peace Prize in 1931 for her philanthropic work, explains her motives for creating the institution and outlines its main activities. She also discusses many of her beliefs, including the need for commitment of federal agencies to services for immigrants, as well as socialized education. Filled with observations on everyday life, accounts of practical action, and prescriptions for public policy, Twenty Years at Hull-House remains a rich source of provocative social theory. This edition of Addams's classic of American intellectual and social history features more than 50 illustrations.
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9780451527394
9780329221737
9781596250888
9780486138398
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Lexile measure:
1650L
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Chicago (Ill.) -- History
Chicago (Ill.) -- Social conditions
Electronic books
Hull-House (Chicago, Ill.) -- History
Hull-House (Chicago, Ill.) -- History -- 19th century
Hull-House (Chicago, Ill.) -- History -- 20th century
Social service -- Illinois -- Chicago -- History
Social settlements -- Illinois -- Chicago -- History
Women social reformers -- United States -- Biography
Women social reformers -- United States -- History
title_displayTwenty years at Hull-House : with autobiographical notes
title_fullTwenty years at Hull-House : with autobiographical notes / Jane Addams ; with a foreword by Henry Steele Commager ; drawings by Norah Hamilton ; with a revised and updated bibliography
Twenty years at Hull-House : with autobiographical notes [electronic resource] Addams, Jane, 1860-1935,
Twenty years at Hull-House : with autobiographical notes [electronic resource] Addams, Jane, 1860-1935.
title_shortTwenty years at Hull-House
title_subwith autobiographical notes
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Electronic books
History
Social conditions
Social service
Social settlements
Women social reformers