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Home Away from Home: The Forgotten History of Orphanages

Richard B. McKenzie - Political Science - 2009 - 330 pages
Presents a balanced assessment of historical orphanages and the typical experiences of children raised in orphanage environments, in a report that challenges popular ...
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Orphanages Reconsidered: Child Care Institutions in Progressive Era Baltimore

Nurith Zmora - Family & Relationships - 1994 - 240 pages
"Challenging the monolithic, Dickensian stereotypes of orphanages, this comparative study of three private orphanages in Baltimore suggests a diversified and more positive ...
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The Home: A Memoir of Growing Up in an Orphanage

Richard B. McKenzie - Orphanages - 1996 - 228 pages
The author, an economics professor, recounts his childhood, during which he was taken from his abusive and alcoholic parents and raised in a children's shelter in North Carolina
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Foster Families

Julianna Fields - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2009 - 64 pages
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These are our children: Jewish orphanages in the United States, 1880-1925

Reena Sigman Friedman - Political Science - 1994 - 298 pages
Portrays the impact of Jewish orphanages on American Jewish communal life & culture.
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