Twenty Years at Hull-House: With Autobiographical Notes

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Macmillan Company, 1912 - Chicago (Ill.) - 462 pages
The memoirs of Jane Addams, a pioneer American activist/reformer, social worker, public philosopher, sociologist, author, and leader in women's suffrage and world peace. Addams created the first Hull House, a settlement house in Chicago.

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Written in the early 1900s, this is the story of the beginnings of Social Services in America. Jane Addams tells not only about her experiment with Hull House, but about her philosophy of what social ... Read full review

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Jane Addams was one of those remarkable rare creatures, a true citizen of the world. She used her intelligence and humanity to assist disadvantaged people in Chicago to develop intellectually ... Read full review

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