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The Peoples of Philadelphia: A History of Ethnic Groups and Lower-Class Life ...

Allen F. Davis, Mark H. Haller - History - 1998 - 303 pages
Although much has been written about elite Philadelphians, only in recent decades have historians paid attention to the Jews and working-class blacks, the immigrant Irish ...
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The American People: Creating a Nation and a Society : Since 1865

Gary B. Nash, Julie Roy Jeffrey, John R. Howe, Allen F. Davis - History - 1998 - 574 pages
Drawing on the expertise of a renowned team of authors, the text highlights the interaction of social, political, economic, cultural, religious, and technological forces in a ...
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Jane Addams

Marshall William Fishwick - Nobel Prizes - 1968 - 240 pages
A biography of Jane Addams, highlighting the conditions of the time which were decisive factors in her choice to become a social worker.
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Jane Addams: A Biography

Robin Kadison Berson - Biography & Autobiography - 2004 - 140 pages
A biography of one of the most important social reformers of the Progressive Era looks the life and accomplishments of Jane Addams, the founder of Hull-House.
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Jane Addams

Mary Kittredge - Juvenile Nonfiction - 1988 - 111 pages
Traces the life of Addams, who grew up in a wealthy family, but developed a sincere concern for the poor and discusses the work of Hall House.
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Jane Addams: A Writer's Life

Katherine Joslin - Biography & Autobiography - 2004 - 306 pages
Jane Addams, a Writer's Lifeis an expansive, revealing, and refreshing re-examination of the renowned reformer as an imaginative writer. Jane Addams is best known for her ...
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The Education of Jane Addams

Victoria Bissell Brown - Biography & Autobiography - 2004 - 421 pages
Selected by Choice magazine as an Outstanding Academic Title The Education of Jane Addams traces, with unprecedented care, Addams's three-decade journey from a privileged ...
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