Social Work Pioneers: Edith Abbott & Harry H.L. Kitano Abstract Edith Abbott and Harry Kitano have both influenced the way social work is regarded today. Their contributions in the field of academic research as well as their efforts to change policy have left an impact on how social work is the responsibility of all. This paper shows a brief overview of their historically influenced circumstances, their challenges and how they have overcome these barriers to bring about a positive
Lord Jim and other middling imperialists Joseph Conrad’s ‘Lord’ Jim is a louche British sailor, serving in the Indian Ocean. While navigating the Patna from the Indonesian archipelago to Mecca, Jim and the other European officers become convinced that the ship is about to sink. They abandon the Patna for the lifeboats, and leave the passengers—mostly pilgrims on the Hajj—to die. But the Patna does not sink, and Jim is punished by a colonial court of inquiry. He takes the blame alone, loses his
Chapter Summaries PART ONE: CHAPTER 1: PLAYING PILGRIMS In this, the opening chapter, the reader meets the four main characters, Meg, Jo, Beth, and Amy. The girls are trying to decide what to get each other for Christmas. This year, however, their father is away at war and funds are limited. The girls finally decide that they will each by a gift for Marmee instead of a gift for themselves. When Marmee returns home, the girls learn that she has received a letter from their father. The girls
AP United States History Vocabulary list: 1. second great awakening. men like finney running around preaching christianity. they are great orators and as a result, people feel like they are worth something. 2. communal experiments. numerous groups rose up in attempts to create a utopian society. although they all basically failed in one way or another, it increased Americans' confidence that they could change the world and make it a better place. Some communal experiments included the shakers
WARLIKE OUTLINES OF THE SECURITARIAN STATE. LIFE CONTROL AND THE EXCLUSION OF PEOPLE Edited by GABRIELA RODRÍGUEZ FERNÁNDEZ CRISTINA FERNÁNDEZ BESSA IÑAKI RIVERA BEIRAS HÉCTOR C. SILVEIRA GORSKI UNIVERSITAT DE BARCELONA An Integrated Project Financed by the Sixth EU Framework Programme ISBN 978-84-475-3393-0 Available for free downloading from the OSPDH website (http://www.ub.edu/ospdh) contents Preface and Acknowledgments Gabriela Rodríguez Fernández, Cristina Fernández
Directions: Each of the questions or incomplete statements below is followed by five suggested answers or completions. Select the one that is best in each case and then fill in the corresponding oval on the answer sheet. Unit 1 – The Creation of American Society (1450 – 1763) Which of the following 'was true of a married woman in the colonial era? (A) She would be sentenced to debtors' prison for debts incurred by her husband.
king Leopold ghost King Leopold's Ghost A Story of Greed, Terror, and Heroism in Colonial Africa Adam Hochschild A MARINER BOOK Houghton Mifflin Company BOSTON NEW YORK FOR DAVID HUNTER (1916–2000) FIRST MARINER BOOKS EDITION 1999 Copyright © 1998 by Adam Hochschild All rights reserved For information about permission to reproduce selections from this book, write to Permissions, Houghton Mifflin Company, 215 Park Avenue South, New York, New York 10003. Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication
THE END of POVERTY Economic Possibilities for Our Time JEFFREY D. SACHS THE PENGUIN PRESS N E W YORK 2005 THE PENGUIN PRESS Published by the Penguin Group Penguin Group (USA) Inc.. 375 Hudson Street. New York, New York 10014, U.S.A. Penguin Group (Canada), 10 Alcorn Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M4V 3B2 (a division of Pearson Penguin Canada Inc.) Penguin Books Ltd, 80 Strand, London WC2R ORL, England Penguin Ireland, 25 St. Stephen's Green, Dublin 2, Ireland (a division of