American Charities: A Study in Philanthropy and Economics

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Transaction Publishers, 1919 - Social Science - 510 pages
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Contents

PHILANTHROPY AND THE SCIENCES
3
CAUSES OF POVERTY
32
SYMPTOMATIC CAUSES OF DEGENERATION
66
SOME CHARACTERISTIC SOCIAL CAUSES OF DEGENERATION
115
FACTS AND CONDITIONS OF POVERTY
149
THE DEPENDENT CLASSES
193
THE ALMSHOUSE AND ITS INMATES
195
PUBLIC RELIEF OF THE POOR IN THEIR HOMES
226
FURTHER DIFFERENTIATION AND SUMMARY
354
ADMINISTRATION AND FINANCIERING
361
PUBLIC CHARITIES
363
PRIVATE CHARITIES
377
ENDOWMENT
389
PUBLIC SUBSIDIES TO PRIVATE CHARITIES
399
THE SUPERVISION ORGANIZATION AND BETTERMENT OF CHARITIES
421
AGENCIES FOR SUPERVISION AND CONTROL
423

THE UNEMPLOYED AND THE HOMELESS POOR
244
DEPENDENT CHILDREN
263
THE DESTITUTE SICK
297
THE INSANE
317
THE FEEBLEMINDED EPILEPTIC AND INEBRIATE
336
THE CHARITY ORGANIZATION MOVEMENT
437
THE TREND OF MODERN CHARITY
457
BIBLIOGRAPHY
467
INDEX
495
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