Books+ Search Results

Who killed civil society? : the rise of big government and decline of bourgeois norms

Title
Who killed civil society? : the rise of big government and decline of bourgeois norms / Howard A. Husock.
ISBN
9781641770583
1641770589
Publication
New York : Encounter Books, [2019]
Physical Description
167 pages ; 24 cm
Other formats
Online version: Husock, Howard, author. Who killed civil society? New York : Encounter Books, [2019]
Format
Books
Language
English
Added to Catalog
November 13, 2019
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
Introduction: how civil society saved my father
Charles Loring Brace: "To avert rather than cure"
Jane Addams: from norms to reform
Mary Richmond: from "scientific charity" to social work
Grace Abbott from Nebraska: services rather than norms
Wilbur Cohen and the scaling of the social service state
Geoffrey Canada's revival of "middle-class values"
Conclusion: reflections on social norms.
Citation

Available from:

Loading holdings.
Unable to load. Retry?
Loading holdings...
Unable to load. Retry?