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Jane Addams of Hull-House

by Winifred Esther Wise

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Published by Harcourt, Brace and company in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Addams, Jane, 1860-1935.,
  • Hull House (Chicago, Ill.)

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 249-255.

    Statementa biography written by Winifred E. Wise.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV28.A35 W5
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 255 p.
    Number of Pages255
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6328211M
    LC Control Number35027220
    OCLC/WorldCa1390212

    Jane ADDAMS ( - ) Jane Addams was the first American woman to be awarded the Nobel Peace Prize. In a long, complex career, she was a pioneer settlement worker and founder of Hull-House in Chicago, public philosopher (the first American woman in that role), author, and leader in woman suffrage and world peace. Jane Addams, circa Photo: Library of Congress Digital ID ggbain Florence Kelley, Alice Hamilton, Julia Lathrop, Ellen Gates Starr, Sophonisba Breckinridge, and Grace and Edith Abbott joined Jane Addams at Hull House. They helped to launch numerous important social programs, including the Immigrants’ Protective League, the Juvenile Protective Association, .

      A new teaching edition of Twenty Years at Hull-House, this volume is an ideal way to introduce students to one of America's most famous women and an early leader of the Progressive movement. Jane Addams's original text has been reduced by about 35 percent, making it more accessible to undergraduates while maintaining the integrity of the 5/5(5).   Jane Addams () was best known for co-founding Chicago’s Hull-House social settlement in A prolific writer and intellectual, Jane Addams was a popular speaker, commentator, and author, publishing eleven books and hundreds of articles on topics ranging from woman suffrage, child labor, immigration, peace, and democracy.

    jane addams of hull house Download jane addams of hull house or read online books in PDF, EPUB, Tuebl, and Mobi Format. Click Download or Read Online button to get jane addams of hull house book now. This site is like a library, Use search box in . JANE ADDAMS “AUTOBIOGRAPHY,” AMERICAN MAGAZINE, PHOTO BY HINE () In the Fall of , Macmillan & Co. published Jane Addams’s signature book, Twenty Years at Hull-House: With Autobiographical Notes.


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Jane Addams ( – ) was a pioneer settlement worker, founder of Hull House in Chicago, public philosopher, sociologist, author, and leader in woman suffrage and world peace. Beside presidents such as Theodore Roosevelt and Woodrow Wilson, she was the most prominent reformer of the Progressive Era and helped turn Cited by:   Jane Addams was the first American woman to receive the Nobel Peace Prize.

Now Citizen, Louise W. Knight's masterful biography, reveals Addams's early development as a political activist and social philosopher. In this book we /5(4). Jane Addams () was the founder of Hull House, a settlement house in Chicago's West Side slums.

Inshe became the first woman to receive the Nobel Peace Prize. This book covers the period /5(4). The same year that Jane Addams opened Hull-House, the pioneering photojournalist Jacob Riis published another one of the landmark studies of that age, _How the Other Half Lives_, which told and showed what life was like in the tenements of New York City/5(30).

Jane Addams is the best of the best American heroes. Her writing sparkles with wit, kindness, and the sobriety of lived experience.

If you think of Jane Addams as a Christian do-gooder from the dark ages before the Great Society think again/5(23). twenty years at hull-house with autobiographical notes by Jane Addams of Hull-House book addams. hull-house, chicago. author of "democracy and social ethics," "newer ideals of.

In Twenty Years at Hull-House, Jane Addams tells of the poverty and abuses that existed during the Industrial Revolution in the United States.

The book includes eighteen chapters, illustrations, an index, and photographs. Addams begins with some personal background. Jane Addams Book Shop celebrated our 10th anniversary this December and we wanted to take a minute to thank all our customers, near and far, who have supported us and made it possible to keep a brick and mortar used book shop open.

For those who don't already know, the Shop was open for 25 years when we purchased it so that is 35 years of a. Synopsis. Born on September 6,in Cedarville, Illinois, Jane Addams co-founded one of the first settlements in the United States, the Hull House in Chicago, Illinois, inand was named a co-winner of the Nobel Peace Prize.

Addams also served as the first female president of the National Conference of Social Work, Born:   Hull House founder and peace activist Jane Addams () was one of the most distinguished of the first generation of college-educated women, rejecting marriage and motherhood in favor of a.

As an adult Ms. Addams used her wealth and education to create Hull House in the slums of Chicago, one of the first community centers of its kind in the United States. Throughout her life she Jane Addams was a remarkable woman who was born into a life of wealth and love.3/5.

Hull House is a settlement house in the United States that was co-founded in by Jane Addams and Ellen Gates Starr. Located in the Near West Side of Chicago, Illinois, Hull House opened its doors to the recently arrived European immigrants/5. Hull House, one of the first social settlements in North America.

It was founded in Chicago in by Jane Addams and Ellen Gates Starr to aid needy immigrants. It became a complex, containing a gymnasium, social and cooperative clubs, shops, housing for children, and playgrounds. Learn more about Hull ted: Jane Addams cofounded and led Hull House, one of the first settlement houses in North America.

Hull House provided child care, practical and cultural training and education, and other services to the largely immigrant population of its Chicago neighbourhood. Addams also successfully advocated for social reform.

Her greatest honor came in when Addams was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for her work to promote peace worldwide. Because of ill health, she was unable to travel to Norway to accept it. Addams donated most of her prize money to the WILPF. Jane Addams died of intestinal cancer on Twenty Years at Hull-House.

Published inthis was Addams's most successful book; 80, copies were sold before her death in This annotated edition was issued on the occasion of the Hull-House centennial. "Twenty Years at Hull-House is an indispensable classic of American intellectual and social history, and remains a rich source of.

Jane Addams (September 6, – ) was an American settlement activist, reformer, social worker, sociologist, public administrator and author. She was a notable figure in the history of social work and women's suffrage in the United States and an advocate for world peace.

She co-founded Chicago's Hull House, one of America's most famous settlement : Nobel Peace Prize (). Books Go Search EN Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Orders Try Prime Cart.

Today's Deals Your Gift Cards Help Whole Foods Registry Sell Disability Customer Support. Jane Addams, –, American social worker, b. Cedarville, Ill., grad. Rockford College, Inwith Ellen Gates Starr, she founded Hull House in Chicago, one of the first social settlements in the United States (see settlement house).Based on the university settlements begun in England by Samuel Barnett, Hull House served as a community center for the.

Jane Addams was America's first woman to win the Nobel Peace Prize in Today, the museum stands as a dynamic memorial to Addams, the Hull-House residents, and their immigrant neighbors. Twenty Years at Hull House by Jane Addams.

Digital Rights Management (DRM) The publisher has supplied this book in encrypted form, which means that you need to install free software in order to unlock and read it.Looking for books by Jane Addams? See all books authored by Jane Addams, including Twenty Years at Hull House: With Autobiographical Notes, and Democracy and Social Ethics, and more on The residents of Hull-House formed an impressive group, including Jane Addams, Ellen Gates Starr, Florence Kelley, Dr.

Alice Hamilton, Julia Lathrop, Sophonisba Breckinridge, and Grace and Edith Abbott. From their experiences in the Hull-House neighborhood, the Hull-House residents and their supporters forged a powerful reform movement.