Addams, Jane

 (1860–1935) American social activist and reformer; Nobel Peace Prize 1931.

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  • Addams, Jane — См. Jane Addams. Diccionario Mosby Medicina, Enfermería y Ciencias de la Salud, Ediciones Hancourt, S.A. 1999 …   Diccionario médico

  • ADDAMS Jane — (1860 1935) (retrato): reformadora social norteamericana. En 1889 fundó la Hull House en Chicago, uno de los primeros establecimientos sociales de Estados Unidos, en el que vivían y trabajaban voluntarios de diversas disciplinas, entre ellas de… …   Diccionario médico

  • Addams,Jane — Addams, Jane. 1860 1935. American social reformer and pacifist who founded Hull House (1889), a care and education center for the poor of Chicago, and worked for peace and many social reforms. She shared the 1931 Nobel Peace Prize. * * * …   Universalium

  • Addams, Jane — born Sept. 6, 1860, Cedarville, Ill., U.S. died May 21, 1935, Chicago, Ill. U.S. social reformer. Addams graduated from Rockford Female Seminary in Illinois in 1881 and was granted a degree the following year when the institution became Rockford… …   Universalium

  • Addams, Jane — ► (1860 1935) Socióloga y feminista estadounidense. Fue premio Nobel de la Paz en 1931, compartido con N. M. Butler. Destacó por sus actividades pacifistas. * * * (6 sep. 1860, Cedarville, Ill. EE.UU.–21 may. 1935, Chicago, Ill.). Reformadora… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Addams, Jane — (1860 1935) Addams was an American sociologist of central importance to the work of the Chicago School in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. A powerful influence on many other women in sociology, such as Charlotte Perkins Gilman… …   Dictionary of sociology

  • Addams — Addams, Jane …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Jane Addams — Jane Addams …   Wikipedia Español

  • Jane Addams — [Jane Addams] (1860–1935) an American who worked to improve social conditions and shared the 1931 ↑Nobel Prize for peace. She and Ellen Gates Starr began the Hull House in ↑Chicago in 1889 to help poor people. From 1915 to 1929, Addams was… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Jane — jane. □ V. agua jane. * * * (as used in expressions) Addams, Jane Austen, Jane Bethune, Mary (Jane) McLeod Mary Jane McLeod Calamity Jane Martha Jane Cannary Campion, Jane Delano, Jane A(rminda) Fonda, Jane (Seymour) …   Enciclopedia Universal

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