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Addams, Jane

Etymology: 1860-1935
an American social reformer. In Chicago in 1889 she founded Hull House, one of the first social settlements in the United States, where volunteers from many disciplines, including nursing, lived and worked in their professions. She played a central role in most of the social reforms of her time and provided inspiration to those in the nursing profession who were striving to establish high educational standards and better working conditions. She was co-recipient of the Nobel peace prize in 1931.
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The Addams Family was in the top ten picks in The Guardian and it said 'the long and strange career of Les Dennis takes yet another left turn' and maybe it's the left turns I've got to thank for it.
Mas, para alem do seu pioneirismo no movimento das Settlement House, Addams viria a ser uma proeminente oradora e escritora sobre um conjunto de outras causas: a profissao do trabalho social, o voto e outros direitos politicos das mulheres e o seu acesso a educacao e as profissoes.
ELEGANT: Carolyn | |Jones put the vamp back in vampire as Morticia Addams The Addamses are a close-knit extended family with strange hobbies and unusual gifts, though no explanation for their strange powers was ever given.
The Rockford teachers also described the program they developed using books nominated for the Jane Addams book awards.
Playing "Fight Attendant Ancestor'' -- one of several Addams Family ghosts -- and understudying Grandma Addams and Alice Beineke, Amanda relishes the comprehensive nature of BCT rehearsals and classes.
The Addams Family was created by American cartoonist Charles Addams and first made an appearance in The New Yorker in 1938.
The story recounts every father's worst nightmare - only worse of course as this is The Addams Family after all - with princess of darkness Wednesday Addams now grown up and having fallen in love with someone the family won't approve of.
Como se anoto anteriormente, el envio la invitacion a la direccion de Addams en 1912, y cuando fue nombrado presidente le pidio que presentara un articulo sobre "Guerra y Militarismo en sus Aspectos Sociologicos".
On July 24 1896, Jane Addams (1860-1935), the founder of Hull House in Chicago (1889) arrived at Yasnaya Polyana to meet Tolstoy, accompanied by her companion Mary Rozet Smith and Tolstoy's British disciple, Aylmer Maude, who acted as liaison (Jane Addams Papers Microfilm 29: 0284).
ADDAMS FAMILY VALUES (1993) Gomez, Morticia and Uncle Fester returned in a sequel superior to the 1991 comedy The Addams Family, based on the 1960s TV show.
When Louisa May Alcott didn't like the company, she would pretend she was a horse; Jane Addams galloped around the world, kicking up dust everywhere.