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Jane Addams : champion of democracy (Z)

Publication Type:

Book

Source:

Clarion Books, New York, p.216 (2006)

Call Number:

Cubb Curr HV28 .A35 F73 2006

URL:

http://searchworks.stanford.edu/view/6770404

Keywords:

1860-1935, Addams, Addams, Jane, 1860-1935, Jane, Women social reformers--United States--Biography, Women social reformers--United States--Biography--Juvenile literature, Women social workers--United States--Biography, Women social workers--United States--Biography--Juvenile literature

Abstract:

Contents: Miss Addams, garbage inspector -- Laura Jane Addams, "ugly duckling" -- "Jennie and Georgie" -- Jane Addams, college graduate -- "Absolutely at sea" -- "I would begin to carry out the plan" -- "The shelter we together build" -- "A sense of fellowship" -- "Miss kind heart" -- "Let me hold your foot" -- "Because of what you are and stand for" -- "The cause of peace" -- "The most dangerous woman in America" -- "A mother for everyone" -- "The heart that beat for humankind".; Summary: A look at the life of the "pacifist" Jane Addams.

Notes:

Lexile measure 1190; ages 10-18; book level 8.3