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Compassion and Responsibility: Readings in the History of Social Welfare Policy in the United States
by Frank R. Breul and Steven J. Diner
University of Chicago Press, 1985
Paper: 978-0-226-07413-9
Library of Congress Classification HV91.C6754
Dewey Decimal Classification 361/.973

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TABLE OF CONTENTS
    Preface
    Part I. General Concepts in Social Welfare History
    Introduction
    Compassion and Protection: Dual Motivations in Social Welfare
    Ralph E. Pumphrey
    Social Service and Social Reform: A Historical Essay
    Clarke A. Chambers
    Part II. Social Welfare in Colonial Times and the Early National Period
    Introduction
    The Development of Poor Relief in Colonial Virginia
    Marcus Wilson Jernegan
    The Puritan Background of the New England Poor Laws
    Elizabeth Wisner
    The Patchwork of Relief in Provincial New York, 1664-1775
    David M. Schneider
    Poor Relief in a Massachusetts Village in the Eighteenth Century
    Eleanor Parkhurst
    Poverty and Its Relief in American Thought, 1815-61
    Benjamin J. Klebaner
    The "Benevolent Fair": A Study of Charitable Organization among American Women in the First Third of the Nineteenth Century
    Mary Bosworth Treudley
    The Early Days of the Magdalen Society of Philadelphia
    Negley K. Teeters
    The Federal Government and Social Welfare in Early Nineteenth-Century America
    Walter I. Trattner
    The Tragedy of the Ten-Million-Acre Bill
    Seaton W. Manning
    Part III. Late Nineteenth-Century Reform and Early Twentieth-century Social Welfare Progress
    Introduction
    Public Welfare in the South during the Reconstruction Era, 1865-80
    John Hope Franklin
    "Scientific Philanthropy," 1873-93
    Robert H. Bremner
    Raymond Robins: The Settlement Worker as Municipal Reformer
    Allen F. Davis
    Social Settlements and Immigrant Neighbors, 1886-1914
    George Cary White
    Chicago Social Workers and Blacks in the Progressive Era
    Steven J. Diner
    Consensus for Reform: The Mothers'-Pension Movement in the Progressive Era
    Mark H. Leff
    Prelude to Welfare Capitalism: The Role of Business in the Enactment of Workmen's Compensation Legislation in Illinois, 1905-12
    Joseph L. Castrovinci
    Isaac Max Rubinow: Pioneering Specialist in Social Insurance
    J. Lee Kreader
    Women and the Anti-Child Labor Movement in Illinois, 1890-1920
    Lynn Gordon
    The Chicago Playground Movement: A Neglected Feature of Social Justice
    Benjamin McArthur
    Contributors
    Appendix
    Index
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