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Addams, Jane 1860-1935

Overview
Works: 927 works in 1,964 publications in 2 languages and 71,714 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Records and correspondence  Juvenile works  Conference proceedings 
Roles: Writer of accompanying material, Correspondent, Other, Editor, Interviewee
Classifications: HV4196.C4, B
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Twenty years at Hull House, with autobiographical notes by Jane Addams ( )
127 editions published between 1910 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,624 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hull House is a settlement house in the United States that was co-founded in 1889 by Jane Addams and Ellen Gates Starr. Located in the Near West Side of Chicago, Illinois, Hull House opened its doors to the recently arrived European immigrants. By 1911, Hull House had grown to 13 buil
Democracy and social ethics by Jane Addams ( Book )
81 editions published between 1902 and 2012 in English and held by 2,382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jane Addams was a pioneer settlement worker, public philosopher, sociologist, author, and leader in woman suffrage and world peace. Beside presidents such as Theodore Roosevelt and Woodrow Wilson, she was the most prominent reformer of the Progressive Era and helped turn the nation to issues of concern to mothers, such as the needs of children, public health, and world peace. In 1931 she became the first American woman to be awarded the Nobel Peace Prize
A new conscience and an ancient evil by Jane Addams ( )
57 editions published between 1912 and 2013 in English and held by 2,287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The following material, much of which has been published in McClure's Magazine, was written, not from the point of view of the expert, but because of my own need for a counter-knowledge to a bewildering mass of information which came to me through the Juvenile Protective Association of Chicago. The reports which its twenty field officers daily brought to its main office adjoining Hull House became to me a revelation of the dangers implicit in city conditions and of the allurements which are designedly placed around many young girls in order to draw them into an evil life. As head of the Publication Committee, I read the original documents in a series of special investigations made by the Association on dance halls, theatres, amusement parks, lake excursion boats, petty gambling, the home surroundings of one hundred Juvenile Court children and the records of four thousand parents who clearly contributed to the delinquency of their own families
The spirit of youth and the city streets by Jane Addams ( Book )
66 editions published between 1909 and 2011 in English and held by 1,541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Why women should vote by Jane Addams ( )
11 editions published between 1910 and 1912 in English and held by 1,464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Peace and bread in time of war by Jane Addams ( Book )
40 editions published between 1922 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jane Addams: a centennial reader by Jane Addams ( Book )
5 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 1,237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The second twenty years at Hull-House, September 1909 to September 1929, with a record of a growing world consciousness by Jane Addams ( Book )
8 editions published in 1930 in English and held by 1,101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Newer ideals of peace by Jane Addams ( Book )
33 editions published between 1906 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,078 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Women at the Hague: the International Congress of Women and its results by Jane Addams ( Book )
27 editions published between 1915 and 2003 in English and held by 969 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The long road of woman's memory by Jane Addams ( Book )
18 editions published between 1916 and 2002 in English and held by 655 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The child, the clinic and the court; a group of papers by Jane Addams ( Book )
17 editions published between 1925 and 1992 in English and held by 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The excellent becomes the permanent by Jane Addams ( Book )
10 editions published between 1932 and 1970 in English and held by 567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
My friend, Julia Lathrop by Jane Addams ( Book )
13 editions published between 1935 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lathrop's life up to her 1912 appointment to Children's Bureau, and from 1922 to 1932. "An account of the intervening years will be written by Grace Abbott"--Preface
Philanthropy and social progress; seven essays by Jane Addams ( Book )
14 editions published between 1893 and 1970 in English and held by 549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The overthrow of the war system by Lucia True Ames Mead ( Book )
5 editions published between 1915 and 1916 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When I was a girl; the stories of five famous women as told by themselves by Helen Josephine Ferris ( Book )
4 editions published between 1930 and 1931 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Forty years at Hull-House; being "Twenty years at Hull-House" and "The second twenty years at Hull-House" by Jane Addams ( Book )
5 editions published in 1935 in English and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A function of the social settlement by Jane Addams ( )
8 editions published in 1899 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The modern city and the municipal franchise for women. by Jane Addams ( )
7 editions published between 1906 and 1910 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Addams, Jane Laura 1860-1935
Addams, Laura Jane.
Addams, Laura Jane 1860-1935
Edems, Dzheyn.
Edems, Dzheyn 1860-1935
Jane Addams
Аддамс, Джейн 1860-1935
アダムズ, ジェーン
Languages
English (733)
German (1)
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