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Jane Addams: Freedom's Innovator

Deborah A. Parks - Biography & Autobiography - 1999 - 128 pages
Examines the life and times of Jane Addams who, in 1889, established in Hull House one of the first settlement houses in America and later became the first American woman to be ...
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Jane Addams: Champion of Democracy

Judith Bloom Fradin, Dennis B. Fradin - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2006 - 216 pages
A look at the life of the "pacifist" Jane Addams.
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Jane Addams: Spirit in Action

Louise W. Knight - Biography & Autobiography - 2010 - 352 pages
In this landmark biography, Jane Addams becomes America's most admired and most hated woman—and wins the Nobel Peace Prize. Jane Addams (1860-1935) was a leading statesperson ...
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Jane Addams and Her Vision of America

Sandra Opdycke - Biography & Autobiography - 2011 - 252 pages
Jane Addams and Her Vision of America brings Addams' life and work alive in a way that no account has before. The book is a presentation of Jane Addams' story in clear, non ...
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A Useful Woman: The Early Life of Jane Addams

Gioia Diliberto - Biography & Autobiography - 1999 - 318 pages
Documents the early life of Jane Addams, the founder of Hull House and a Nobel Peace Prize-winner, discusses her mental health, and her place in history
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Jane Addams And The Dream Of American Democracy

Jean Bethke Elshtain, Jean Elshtain - Biography & Autobiography - 2002 - 352 pages
A new interpretive biography of the life and work of Jane Addams explores the intellectual movements that influenced her career, her creation of Hull House as a cultural and ...
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