Democracy And Social Ethics

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Much more than a social worker, more than a political activist, Jane Addams was a giant in the civic life of America. She was the founder of the founder of Chicago's Hull House. Through her efforts of delivering social services, she recognized both the incredible potential of our democracy and the challenges of living up to it. Democracy and Social Ethics, published in 1902, articulates the quandary that American democracy is forever trying to solve: how to deliver the promise ...
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Overview

Much more than a social worker, more than a political activist, Jane Addams was a giant in the civic life of America. She was the founder of the founder of Chicago's Hull House. Through her efforts of delivering social services, she recognized both the incredible potential of our democracy and the challenges of living up to it. Democracy and Social Ethics, published in 1902, articulates the quandary that American democracy is forever trying to solve: how to deliver the promise to every American.
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  • ISBN-13: 9781151598998
  • Publisher: General Books LLC
  • Publication date: 12/22/2009
  • Pages: 94
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 0.23 (d)

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Adams was the founder of Hull-House in Chicago and of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. She was co-winner of the Nobel Peace Prize in 1931.
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Table of Contents

Introduction to the Illinois Edition
Prefatory Note 3
Introduction 5
1 Charitable Effort 11
2 Filial Relations 35
3 Household Adjustment 48
4 Industrial Amelioration 63
5 Educational Methods 80
6 Political Reform 98
Index 121
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