Search Results: 'Jane Addams'

Search

×
×
×
×
29 results for "Jane Addams"
The Spirit of Youth and the City Streets By Jane Addams
Paperback: List Price: $7.11 $2.84 | You Save: 60%
Prints in 3-5 business days
The Spirit of Youth and the City Streets By: Jane Addams Published by Classics Publishing using high quality typesetting.
Twenty Years at Hull House: History of the Settlement House and Social Reformism in Chicago’s West Side (Hardcover) By Jane Addams
Hardcover: List Price: $29.98 $17.99 | You Save: 40%
Prints in 3-5 business days
Twenty Years at Hull House, by the acclaimed memoir of social reformer Jane Addams, is presented here complete with all sixty-three of the original illustrations and the biographical notes. A... More > landmark autobiography in terms of opening the eyes of Americans to the plight of the industrial revolution, Twenty Years at Hull House has been applauded for its unflinching descriptions of the poverty and degradation of the era. Jane Addams also details the grave ill-health she suffered during and after her childhood, giving the reader insight into the adversity which she would re-purpose into a drive to alleviate the suffering of others. The process by which Addams founded Hull House in Chicago is detailed; the sheer scale and severity of the poverty in the city she and others witnessed, the search for the perfect location, and the numerous difficulties she and her fellow activists encountered while establishing and maintaining the house are detailed.< Less
Twenty Years at Hull House: History of the Settlement House and Social Reformism in Chicago’s West Side By Jane Addams
Paperback: List Price: $14.98 $7.49 | You Save: 50%
Prints in 3-5 business days
Twenty Years at Hull House, by the acclaimed memoir of social reformer Jane Addams, is presented here complete with all sixty-three of the original illustrations and the biographical notes. A... More > landmark autobiography in terms of opening the eyes of Americans to the plight of the industrial revolution, Twenty Years at Hull House has been applauded for its unflinching descriptions of the poverty and degradation of the era. Jane Addams also details the grave ill-health she suffered during and after her childhood, giving the reader insight into the adversity which she would re-purpose into a drive to alleviate the suffering of others. The process by which Addams founded Hull House in Chicago is detailed; the sheer scale and severity of the poverty in the city she and others witnessed, the search for the perfect location, and the numerous difficulties she and her fellow activists encountered while establishing and maintaining the house are detailed.< Less
A New Conscience and an Ancient Evil By Jane Addams
Paperback: List Price: $7.51 $3.76 | You Save: 50%
Prints in 3-5 business days
Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Jane Addams (September 6, 1860 – May 21, 1935) was a... More > pioneer American settlement activist/reformer, social worker, public philosopher, sociologist, author, and leader in women's suffrage and world peace. She created the first Hull House. In an era when presidents such as Theodore Roosevelt and Woodrow Wilson identified themselves as reformers and social activists, Addams was one of the most prominent reformers of the Progressive Era. She helped America to address and focus on issues that were of concern to mothers, such as the needs of children, local public health, and world peace. She said that if women were to be responsible for cleaning up their communities and making them better places to live, they needed to be able to vote to do so effectively. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jane_Addams< Less
Jane Addams and the Devil Baby: A Play In One Act By Carolyn Gage
eBook (ePub): $5.99
Hull House, rumored to be sheltering a “devil baby,” is besieged by emigrants clamoring to see the child with horns and hooves. Jane Addams locks horns with an elderly Irish woman, in an... More > attempt to understand the strange obsession that has gripped Chicago.< Less
Famous Social Reformers & Revolutionaries 6: Jane Addams By Teacher Forum
eBook (ePub): $1.99
(1 Ratings)
She raised her voice to try to get voting rights for women, for she believed that if women had their much important role in cleaning up their communities and making their communities better places to... More > live, right to vote must be granted to them. Without their voting rights, women were just puppets controlled by the males of the society. The middle-class American women, who were willing to raise the standard of living and uplift their communities, looked at Jane Addams as their role model. Famous Social Reformers & Revolutionaries 6: Jane Addams Copyright Introduction Childhood and Early Life Later Years and Experiences Ethical Principles Views on Social Illnesses and Prostitution Hull House and Feminine Ideals Jane Addams and Teaching Personal Relationships and Religion Political Activities Views on Pacifism and Prohibition Legacy and Honors< Less
Jane Addams and the Devil Baby: A One-Act Play By Carolyn Gage
eBook (PDF): $5.99
Hull House, rumored to be sheltering a “devil baby,” is besieged by emigrants clamoring to see the child with horns and hooves. Jane Addams locks horns with an elderly Irish woman, in an... More > attempt to understand the strange obsession that has gripped Chicago.< Less
Jane Addams and the Devil Baby: A One-Act Play By Carolyn Gage
Paperback: $8.00
Prints in 3-5 business days
Hull House, rumored to be sheltering a “devil baby,” is besieged by emigrants clamoring to see the child with horns and hooves. Jane Addams locks horns with an elderly Irish woman, in an... More > attempt to understand the strange obsession that has gripped Chicago.< Less
Age Verification Required
Age Verification Required

Top 10

see more >
 
1
Genius Matters Genius Matters By Angela Maiers
Paperback: $22.00
 
 
2
Giving Back Giving Back By James Jones & Jody Fuson
Paperback: $12.95
 
 
 
 
4
Animal Dads Animal Dads By Ami Dobelle
Paperback: $13.49
 
 
 
 
10