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The Resource Fighting poverty with virtue : moral reform and America's urban poor, 1825-2000, Joel Schwartz

Fighting poverty with virtue : moral reform and America's urban poor, 1825-2000, Joel Schwartz

Label
Fighting poverty with virtue : moral reform and America's urban poor, 1825-2000
Title
Fighting poverty with virtue
Title remainder
moral reform and America's urban poor, 1825-2000
Statement of responsibility
Joel Schwartz
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Schwartz, Joel
Dewey number
362.5/8/0973091732
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
HV4044
LC item number
.S33 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Urban poor
  • Poverty
  • Armoede
  • Steden
  • Morele ontwikkeling
  • Armut
  • Stadtbevölkerung
  • USA
Label
Fighting poverty with virtue : moral reform and America's urban poor, 1825-2000, Joel Schwartz
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 325-342) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part One: Moral Reform in the Past -- Principles and Intentions: Why Moral Reform was Undertaken -- The Virtues Taught by the Moral Reformers -- Diligence and its Difficulties -- Sobriety and Success -- Slavation through Saving? -- Family Values: More Than Just a Footnote -- Knowledge as Virtue: Why Moral Reform Could be Implemented -- Why Moral Reform was Hard to Achieve -- Part Two: The Critique and Rejection of Moral Reform -- The Decline of Laissez-Faire and the Critique of Moral Reform -- Introduction -- Jane Addams: The Compassionate Critique of the Industrial Virtues -- Walter Rauschenbusch: The Christian Critique of Prudence -- The Rejection of Moral Reform -- Part Three: The Contemporary Prospects for Moral Reform -- African Americans, Irish Americans, and Moral Reform: Historical Considerations -- The Contemporary Climate for Moral Reform -- The Contemporary Practice of Moral Reform: Urban Ministries, Public Policy, and the Promotion of Virtue
Control code
43656998
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xxii, 353 pages, 10 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780253337719
Isbn Type
(cl : alk. paper)
Lccn
00027603
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)43656998
Label
Fighting poverty with virtue : moral reform and America's urban poor, 1825-2000, Joel Schwartz
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 325-342) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part One: Moral Reform in the Past -- Principles and Intentions: Why Moral Reform was Undertaken -- The Virtues Taught by the Moral Reformers -- Diligence and its Difficulties -- Sobriety and Success -- Slavation through Saving? -- Family Values: More Than Just a Footnote -- Knowledge as Virtue: Why Moral Reform Could be Implemented -- Why Moral Reform was Hard to Achieve -- Part Two: The Critique and Rejection of Moral Reform -- The Decline of Laissez-Faire and the Critique of Moral Reform -- Introduction -- Jane Addams: The Compassionate Critique of the Industrial Virtues -- Walter Rauschenbusch: The Christian Critique of Prudence -- The Rejection of Moral Reform -- Part Three: The Contemporary Prospects for Moral Reform -- African Americans, Irish Americans, and Moral Reform: Historical Considerations -- The Contemporary Climate for Moral Reform -- The Contemporary Practice of Moral Reform: Urban Ministries, Public Policy, and the Promotion of Virtue
Control code
43656998
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xxii, 353 pages, 10 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780253337719
Isbn Type
(cl : alk. paper)
Lccn
00027603
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)43656998

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