Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “The Jane Addams Reader” as Want to Read:
The Jane Addams Reader
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

The Jane Addams Reader

4.07  ·  Rating Details ·  14 Ratings  ·  0 Reviews
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 begins with Addams's youthful Junior Class Oration on women as "Breadgivers," features thoughtful examinations of topics as diverse as "T ...more
Paperback, 528 pages
Published December 20th 2001 by Basic Books (first published December 2001)
More Details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about The Jane Addams Reader, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about The Jane Addams Reader

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-30 of 61)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  Rating Details
BookDB
BookDB marked it as to-read
Sep 26, 2016
John
John marked it as to-read
Sep 06, 2016
Joanna Marroquin
Joanna Marroquin marked it as to-read
Sep 06, 2016
Melissa
Melissa marked it as to-read
Sep 05, 2016
Katie
Katie marked it as to-read
Sep 02, 2016
Holly Lawson
Holly Lawson marked it as to-read
Aug 26, 2016
Lyndsay
Lyndsay marked it as to-read
Jun 21, 2016
Bayley
Bayley marked it as to-read
Jun 07, 2016
Todd
Todd rated it it was amazing
May 15, 2016
Jellybean
Jellybean marked it as to-read
Apr 23, 2016
Amy
Amy marked it as to-read
Apr 20, 2016
Elizabeth
Elizabeth marked it as to-read
Apr 09, 2016
Alice Tu
Alice Tu marked it as to-read
Mar 03, 2016
Jessica
Jessica marked it as to-read
Jan 15, 2016
RobertMarek
RobertMarek marked it as to-read
Jan 02, 2016
Lauren Drago
Lauren Drago marked it as to-read
Sep 13, 2015
Emily
Emily marked it as to-read
Aug 24, 2015
Harmony Jovet
Harmony Jovet rated it it was amazing
Aug 07, 2015
Trice
Trice marked it as to-read
Sep 24, 2015
Greg Dodd
Greg Dodd marked it as to-read
May 12, 2015
Jason
Jason marked it as to-read
Jan 03, 2015
Sherry
Sherry marked it as to-read
Nov 23, 2014
Dr Asmi Shah
Dr Asmi Shah marked it as to-read
Oct 30, 2014
Jim
Jim marked it as to-read
Aug 11, 2014
Mike
Mike added it
May 20, 2014
Theresa
Theresa rated it it was amazing
May 15, 2014
Jeffrey Mcandrew
Jeffrey Mcandrew marked it as to-read
Feb 14, 2014
Kyle Kassick
Kyle Kassick rated it it was amazing
Jan 24, 2014
Kipi
Kipi marked it as to-read
Sep 09, 2013
Margaret  Kelly
Margaret Kelly marked it as to-read
Sep 06, 2013
« previous 1 3 next »
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
141022
Jean Bethke Elshtain is an American political philosopher. She is the Laura Spelman Rockefeller Professor of Social and Political Ethics at the University of Chicago Divinity School, and is a contributing editor for The New Republic. She is, in addition, newly the Thomas and Dorothy Leavey Chair in the Foundations of American Freedom at Georgetown University. She is a member of the American Academ ...more
More about Jean Bethke Elshtain...

Share This Book