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American heroine : the life and legend of Jane Addams / Allen F. Davis.

By: Davis, Allen Freeman, 1931-.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: New York : Oxford University Press, [1973]Copyright date: ©1973Description: xx, 339 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 0195016947; 9780195016949.Subject(s): Addams, Jane, 1860-1935 | Women social workers -- United States -- Biography | Women social reformers -- United States -- BiographyAdditional physical formats: Online version:: American heroine.DDC classification: 361/.92/4 | B Other classification: NP 6020 Also issued online.
Contents:
Formative years -- Despair and disillusionment -- A creative solution -- Founding a social movement -- Early years at Hull House -- A wider influence -- Jane Addams -- reformer -- A moral equivalent for war and juvenile delinquency -- Twenty years at Hull House -- Prostitution, woman suffrage, and progressivism -- Practical saint and the most useful American -- A pacifist in time of war -- From saint to villain -- The most dangerous woman in America -- The restoration of a saint.
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Book University of Texas At Tyler
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HV28.A35 D38 (Browse shelf) Available 0000100743970

Includes bibliographical references.

Also issued online.

Formative years -- Despair and disillusionment -- A creative solution -- Founding a social movement -- Early years at Hull House -- A wider influence -- Jane Addams -- reformer -- A moral equivalent for war and juvenile delinquency -- Twenty years at Hull House -- Prostitution, woman suffrage, and progressivism -- Practical saint and the most useful American -- A pacifist in time of war -- From saint to villain -- The most dangerous woman in America -- The restoration of a saint.

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