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For Sophia's Heart, A NovellaLyn Cote

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A penniless but pretty girl…a wealthy young man on his way to war—what could draw them into a marriage of convenience?

This is a short novel. Its theme is “People judge by outward appearance, bu the Lord looks at a person’s thoughts and… more

For Sophia’s Heart, A Novella
Lyn Cote
Lyn Cote , English

By GraceArletta Dawdy

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BY GRACE traces the heroic journey of young Grace Pelham as she travels geographically and psychologically into the Far West of the late 1890’s. Following her father’s death, she leaves Albany on a quest to find her vocation and stumbles i… more

By Grace
Arletta Dawdy

Twenty Years at Hull-HouseJANE ADDAMS, Mark Oxford

This is an OCR edition without illustrations or index. It may have numerous typos or missing text. However, purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original rare book from GeneralBooksClub.com. You can also preview excerpts from … more

Twenty Years at Hull-House
JANE ADDAMS, Mark Oxford

Confessions of a Pickup Arti...Clarisse Thorn

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There’s a huge subculture of men who trade tips, tricks, and tactics for seducing women. Within the last ten years, these underground “pickup artists” have burst into the popular consciousness, aided by Neil Strauss’s bestselling book “The… more

Confessions of a Pickup Artist Chaser: Long Interviews with Hideous Men
Clarisse Thorn

The Jane Addams ReaderJean Bethke Elshtain

Jane Addams was a prolific and elegant writer. Her twelve books consist largely of published essays, but to appreciate her life work one must also read her previously uncollected speeches and editorials. This artfully compiled collection be… more

The Jane Addams Reader
Jean Bethke Elshtain
Basic Books , English

Little Big Minds: Sharing Ph...Marietta McCarty

A guide for parents and educators to sharing the enduring ideas of the biggest minds throughout the centuries—from Plato to Jane Addams—with the “littlest” minds. Children are no strangers to cruelty and courage, to love and to loss, and… more

Little Big Minds: Sharing Philosophy with Kids
Marietta McCarty
Tarcher , English

How Philosophy Can Save Your...Marietta McCarty

Discover how great philosophers can help you live a more purposeful and peaceful life. This inspiring new book from the bestselling author of Little Big Minds reveals how the heartbeats of philosophy- clear thinking, quiet reflection, and g… more

How Philosophy Can Save Your Life: 10 Ideas That Matter Most
Marietta McCarty
Tarcher , English

Well-Read Lives: How Books I...Barbara Sicherman

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In a compelling approach structured as theme and variations, Barbara Sicherman offers insightful profiles of a number of accomplished women born in America’s Gilded Age who lost—and found—themselves in books, and worked out a new life pur… more

Well-Read Lives: How Books Inspired a Generation of American Women
Barbara Sicherman
The University of North Carolina Press , English

Paris Without End: The True ...Gioia Diliberto

“A bittersweetmodern love story [that] reads as easily as a novel.” —VogueHemingway’screative influences for novels like The Sun Also Rises, A Farewell toArms, and The Old Man and the Sea came not only from his famoushunting trips, his liai… more

Paris Without End: The True Story of Hemingway’s First Wife
Gioia Diliberto
Harper Perennial , English

Democracy and Social EthicsJane Addams

This book was converted from its physical edition to the digital format by a community of volunteers. You may find it for free on the web. Purchase of the Kindle edition includes wireless delivery.

Democracy and Social Ethics
Jane Addams
Public Domain Books , English

Chicago: A BiographyDominic A. Pacyga

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Chicago has been called by many names. Nelson Algren declared it “A City on the Make.” Carl Sandburg dubbed it the “City of Big Shoulders.” Upton Sinclair christened it “The Jungle,” while New Yorkers, naturally, pronounced it “the Second C… more

Chicago: A Biography
Dominic A. Pacyga
University of Chicago Press , English

The Big Book of Feminist Quotes

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One is not born a woman, but becomes one” - Simone de Beauvoir”The Big Book of Feminist Quotes” is a collection of famous phrases by 77 feminists, including writers, singers, philosophers, suffragettes, academics, radical feminists and mor… more

The Big Book of Feminist Quotes

A New Conscience and an Anci...Jane Addams

Published in 1912, on the heels of Twenty Years at Hull-House and at the height of Jane Addams’ popularity, “A New Conscience and an Ancient Evil” assesses the vulnerability of the rural and immigrant working-class girls who moved to Chicag… more

A New Conscience and an Ancient Evil
Jane Addams

Written by Herself: Volume I...Jill Ker Conway

The bestselling author of The Road from Coorain presents an extraordinarily powerful anthology of the autobiographical writings of 25 women, literary predecessors and contemporaries that include Jane Addams, Zora Neale Hurst, Harriet Jacobs… more

Written by Herself: Volume I: Autobiographies of American Women: An Anthology (Vintage)
Jill Ker Conway
Vintage , English

Embodied Care: Jane Addams, ...Maurice Hamington

Until now, ethicists have said little about the body, limiting their comments on it to remarks made in passing or, at best, devoting a chapter to the subject. Embodied Care is the first work to argue for the body’s centrality to care ethics… more

Embodied Care: Jane Addams, Maurice Merleau-Ponty, and Feminist Ethics
Maurice Hamington
University of Illinois Press , English

Death at Hull House (Emily C...Frances McNamara

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It’s Chicago in 1893 and Emily Cabot, an aspiring sociologist, finds work at Hull House, the famous settlement established by Jane Addams. There she quickly becomes involved in the political and social problems of the immigrant community. B… more

Death at Hull House (Emily Cabot Mystery)
Frances McNamara
Allium Press of Chicago , English


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FOREWORDFrom time immemorial women have been content to be as those who serve. Non ministrari sed ministrare—not to be ministered unto but to minister—is not alone the motto of those who stand under the Wellesley banner, but of true women e… more

HEROINES OF SERVICE :Mary Lyon, Alice Freeman Palmer, Clara Barton, Frances Willard, Julia Ward Howe, Anna Shaw, Mary Antin, Alice C.Fletcher, Mary Slessor of Calabar, Madame Curie, Jane Addams

The Selected Papers of Jane ...Jane Addams

Venturing into Usefulness, the second volume of The Selected Papers of Jane Addams, documents the experience of this major American historical figure, intellectual, social activist, and author between June 1881, when at twenty-one she had j… more

The Selected Papers of Jane Addams: 2
Jane Addams
University of Illinois Press , English

The Essence of . . . Jane Ad...Hunter Lewis

Axios’s Essence of…Series takes the greatest works of practical philosophy and pares them down to their essence. Selected passages flow together to create a seamless work that will capture your interest from page one.Jane Addams was arguabl… more

The Essence of … Jane Addams’s Twenty Years at Hull House
Hunter Lewis
Axios Press , English

Jane Addams (1860 - 1935) (G...Cathy Eberhart

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Die vorliegende Biographie von Jane Addams, der bekanntesten Sozialarbeiterin und Reformpolitikerin ihrer Zeit, beginnt mit der stark expandierenden Industrialisierung in Chicago und erstreckt sich von der Gründung des Hull House bis zur Ve… more

Jane Addams (1860 - 1935) (German Edition)
Cathy Eberhart

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