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Jane Addams of Hull House, 1860-1935

Margaret Tims

Jane Addams of Hull House, 1860-1935

a centenary study.

by Margaret Tims

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Published by Macmillan in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Addams, Jane, 1860-1935.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV28.A35 T5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination166 p.
    Number of Pages166
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5828087M
    LC Control Number61016149
    OCLC/WorldCa606738

      In the only recent full-length biography of Jane Addams () she tells how starting in Chicago as a co-founder of the nation’s first settlement house, Hull House, Jane Addams became a. Jane Addams, –, American social worker, b. Cedarville, Ill., grad. Rockford College, In , with Ellen Gates Starr, she founded Hull House in Chicago, one of the first social settlements in the United States (see settlement house).Based on the university settlements begun in England by Samuel Barnett, Hull House served as a community center for the neighborhood poor and later.

      From an early age, Addams () had a desire to “fix the world,” finding inspiration in Ralph Waldo Emerson, abolitionist John Brown, and suffragist Lucy Stone. Though she yearned to study medicine, her father wouldn’t hear of it, limiting her education to what was available to students of the Rockford Female : Meredith Hindley. People & Events: Jane Addams () Jane Addams was born in Cedarville, Illinois in Addams came from a comfortable background and was educated at Rockford College. She was among the first American women to graduate from college.

      Twenty Years at Hull-House (FULL Audio Book) by Jane Addams () Jane Addams was the first American woman to be awarded the Nobel Peace Prize. In a long, complex career, she was a pioneer. The residents of Hull-House formed an impressive group, including Jane Addams, Ellen Gates Starr, Florence Kelley, Dr. Alice Hamilton, Julia Lathrop, Sophonisba Breckinridge, and Grace and Edith Abbott. From their experiences in the Hull-House neighborhood, the Hull-House residents and their supporters forged a powerful reform movement.


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Jane Addams of Hull House, ;: A centenary study Hardcover – January 1, by Margaret Tims (Author)Author: Margaret Tims. Twenty Years at Hull-House, by Jane Addams, an autobiographical account of her career as a social reformer, was published in The early chapters relate her bringing up at Cedarville, Illinois, her education at Rockford, Illinois, where she obtained the degree of B.A.

inher illness followed by two European journeys in which she became awake to the miserable lot of the poor, and her. The Online Books Page.

Online Books by. Jane Addams (Addams, Jane, ) Online books about this author are available, as is a Wikipedia article. Addams, Jane,contrib.: Atlantic Classics (second series; Boston: The Atlantic Monthly Co., c), ed.

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Jane Addams was a famous activist, social worker, author, and Nobel Peace Prize winner, and she is best known for founding the Hull House in Chicago, IL. Hull House was a progressive social settlement aimed at reducing poverty by providing social services and education to working class immigrants and laborers (Harvard University Library, n.d.).

Jane Addams was born in Cedarville, IL inand she. Hull House founder and peace activist Jane Addams () was one of the most distinguished of the first generation of college-educated women, rejecting marriage and motherhood in. Hull House, one of the first social settlements in North America. It was founded in Chicago in when Jane Addams and Ellen Gates Starr rented an abandoned residence at South Halsted Street that had been built by Charles G.

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Jane Addams () was best known for co-founding Chicago’s Hull-House social settlement in A prolific writer and intellectual, Jane Addams was a popular speaker, commentator, and author, publishing eleven books and hundreds of articles on topics ranging from woman suffrage, child labor, immigration, peace, and democracy.

Jane Addams (September 6, – ) was the first American woman to be awarded the Nobel Peace Prize. In a long, complex career, she was a pioneer settlement worker, founder of Hull House in Chicago, public philosopher (the first American woman in that role), sociologist, author, and leader in woman suffrage and world s: John H.

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In a long, complex career, she was a pioneer settlement worker and founder of Hull-House in Chicago, public philosopher (the first American woman in that role), author, and leader in woman suffrage and world peace.

Get this from a library. Jane Addams of Hull House, ; a centenary study. [Margaret Tims] -- Information about the social reformer, Jane Addams, and the settlement house movement that she helped lead.

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The settlement movement, which gained popularity first in London at the end of the 19th century, soon spread to /5(4). Jane Addams, the founder of Hull House in Chicago, may be best known as a social activist. She was also a brilliantly critical intellectual.

Implicit in her many speeches, articles, and books is a view of education as a broad process of cultural transformation and renewal, a view that remains as compelling today as when it was first presented.

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Addams worked tirelessly for reforms in child labor law, sanitation, housing conditions and work conditions for nearly four decades. Firmly grounded in the Chicago immigrant neighborhood surrounding Hull House–the.

The pragmatist philosopher Jane Addams () is celebrated as the founder of Hull House, the settlement house for disadvantaged people in Chicago, where for many years she put into practice her progressive ideas for social reform. Addams was also deeply involved in international peace efforts.

Remaining a pacifist throughout World War I, she was a founder of the Women's .