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Title Jane Addams and the practice of democracy / edited by Marilyn Fischer, Carol Nackenoff, and Wendy Chmielewski.
Imprint Urbana : University of Illinois Press, [2009]

Subject Addams, Jane, 1860-1935 -- Congresses.
Women social workers -- United States -- Biography -- Congresses.
Women social reformers -- United States -- Biography -- Congresses.
Democracy -- Congresses.
Civil society -- Congresses.
Alt Name Fischer, Marilyn.
Nackenoff, Carol.
Chmielewski, Wendy E.
Description 1 online resource
Note Chapters based on presentations at two conferences held in 2002.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Description based on print version record.
Contents Addams's experimental method. The sermon of the deed : Jane Addams's spiritual evolution / Victoria Bissell Brown ; The courage of one's convictions or the conviction of one's courage? : Jane Addams's principled compromises / Charlene Haddock Seigfried -- Jane Addams and the practice of democratic citizenship. Jane Addams's theory of cooperation / Louise W. Knight ; A civic machinery for democratic expression : Jane Addams on public administration / Camilla Stivers ; "The transfigured few" : Jane Addams, Bessie Abramowitz Hillman, and immigrant women workers in Chicago, 1905-15 / Karen Pastorello ; New politics for new selves : Jane Addams's legacy for democratic citizenship in the twenty-first century / Carol Nackenoff ; Toward a queer social welfare studies : unsettling Jane Addams / Shannon Jackson -- Democratic cosmopolitanism and peace. The conceptual scaffolding of Newer ideals of peace / Marilyn Fischer ; A global "common table" : Jane Addams's theory of democratic cosmopolitanism and world social citizenship / Wendy Sarvasy ; Can Jane Addams serve as a role model for us today? / Harriet Hyman Alonso.
ISBN 9780252091223 epub
0252034066 cloth : alk. paper
9780252034060 cloth : alk. paper
0252076125 pbk. : alk. paper
9780252076121 pbk. : alk. paper
OCLC # 785781178
Additional Format Print version: Jane Addams and the practice of democracy 0252034066 (cloth : alk. paper) (DLC) 2008032920.

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