American Heroine The Life and Legend of Jane Adams

ISBN-10: 156663296X
ISBN-13: 9781566632966
Edition: 2000
Authors: Allen F. Davis
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Description: Books about Jane Addams--founder of Hull House, social reformer, suffragist, pacifist, and one of the most greatly admired women in American history--come and go, but Allen Davis's account of her life, work, and ideas remains the standard biography.  More...

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Book details

List price: $18.95
Copyright year: 2000
Publisher: Ivan R. Dee Publisher
Publication date: 2/25/2000
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 367
Size: 5.75" wide x 8.25" long x 1.25" tall
Weight: 0.880
Language: English

Books about Jane Addams--founder of Hull House, social reformer, suffragist, pacifist, and one of the most greatly admired women in American history--come and go, but Allen Davis's account of her life, work, and ideas remains the standard biography. Davis has written not only the best study of Jane Addams, but perhaps the best biography of any great American woman. --William L. O'Neill. With a new Introduction by the author.

Preface
Acknowledgments
Introduction, Second Edition
List of Illustrations
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 Pacifiist in Time of War
From Saint to Villain
The Most Dangerous Woman in America
The Restoration of a Saint
Bibliographical Notes
Footnotes
Index

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