Jane Addams was foundational to the social work profession, but she was also a great deal more.

Jane Addams was foundational to the social work profession, but she was also a great deal more.

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Jane Addams - pioneer social worker and activist. (I was a very young girl when I read her biography and she became one of the first women I came to admire).

Jane Addams - pioneer social worker and activist. (I was a very young girl when I read her biography and she became one of the first women I came to admire).

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TRUE PEACE IS NOT MERELY THE ABSENCE OF WAR, IT IS THE PRESENCE OF JUSTICE.   (Jane Adams)

TRUE PEACE IS NOT MERELY THE ABSENCE OF WAR, IT IS THE PRESENCE OF JUSTICE. (Jane Adams)

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Jane Adams, social worker Yup I knew that..... American Social Welfare. Born in Cedarville, IL!

Jane Adams, social worker Yup I knew that..... American Social Welfare. Born in Cedarville, IL!

Jane Addams (1860-1936) - First American woman to be awarded the Nobel Peace Prize. She was a leader in the Suffrage movement and co-founder (with Ellen Gates Starr) of Hull House, an institution set up in the poor neighborhood of Chicago to provide services such as daycare and classes in music and literature for recent immigrants.

Jane Addams (1860-1936) - First American woman to be awarded the Nobel Peace Prize. She was a leader in the Suffrage movement and co-founder (with Ellen Gates Starr) of Hull House, an institution set up in the poor neighborhood of Chicago to provide services such as daycare and classes in music and literature for recent immigrants.

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Jane Addams - America's future will be determined by the home and the school. The child becomes largely what he is taught; hence we must watch what we teach, and how we live. #quotations #quotes

Jane Addams - America's future will be determined by the home and the school. The child becomes largely what he is taught; hence we must watch what we teach, and how we live. #quotations #quotes

"We may either smother the divine fire of youth or we may feed it." - Jane Addams, 1912 #advocacy #socialaction #kids #families #mentalhealth #youthservices #groupwork #settlementhouse

"We may either smother the divine fire of youth or we may feed it." - Jane Addams, 1912 #advocacy #socialaction #kids #families #mentalhealth #youthservices #groupwork #settlementhouse

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