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The Failed Century of the Child: Governing America's Young in the Twentieth Century
Part I. Children's Welfare: 1. Juvenile justice: from 'child saving' to 'public accountability' 2. 'The Pontius Pilate' routine: government responses to child abuse 3. 'Illusory promises': state aidExpand
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Private Wealth and Public Life: Foundation Philanthropy and the Reshaping of American Social Policy from the Progressive Era to the New Deal
In Private Wealth and Public Life, historian Judith Sealander analyzes the role played by private philanthropic foundations in shaping public policy during the early years of this century. FocusingExpand
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Herpes simplex of the nipple: infant-to-mother transmission.
Intrafamilial spread of herpes simplex is a recognized problem. A case is presented in which a 15-month-old child was infected by a five-year-old sibling with presumed gingivostomatitis. The youngExpand
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Private Wealth & Public Life: Foundation Philanthropy and the Reshaping of American Social Policy from the Progressive Era to the New Deal.
In Private Wealth and Public Life, historian Judith Sealander analyzes the role played by private philanthropic foundations in shaping public policy during the early years of this century. FocusingExpand
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What's All the Fuss About Coding?
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The History of Childhood Policy: A Philippic's Wish List
As late as the 1970s, only a handful of scholars called themselves children’s historians. Thirty years later, much had changed. Though nobody possessed an accurate headcount, a new historical fieldExpand
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The Grace Abbott Reader
Introduction John Sorensen Edith Abbott and "A Sister's Memories" Grace Abbott: A Biographical Timeline Part 1: Immigrants Introduction: Hull House Days (ca. 1952) Edith Abbott 1. The Immigrant GirlExpand
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Grand Plans: Business Progressivism and Social Change in Ohio's Miami Valley, 1890-1929
Scholars may have widely differing views of the Progressive Era, but all see business as holding the key to the reforms of that period. In this new book Judith Sealander amplifies our understandingExpand
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