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Title Home away from home : the forgotten history of orphanages / Richard B. McKenzie, editor

Publ Info New York : Encounter Books, 2009
Edition First American edition
 PC  HV978 .H66 2009    AVAILABLE
 RWU Main Library  HV978 .H66 2009    AVAILABLE
Descript xxi, 330 pages ; 24 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 285-319) and index
Contents Orphanages in history and the modern child welfare setting : an overview / Duncan Lindsey and Paul H. Stuart -- The early history of orphanages : from Constantinople to Venice / Timothy Miller -- Christian charity and the politics of orphan care in the Dutch Republic / Anne E. C. McCants -- Mooseheart : "the child city" / David T. Beito -- A home of a different kind : an orphanage in the middle of Chicago's elite / Kenneth Cmiel with Anne Duggan -- Fates of orphans : poor children in antebellum Charleston / John E. Murray -- The transformation of catholic orphanages : Cleveland, 1851-1996 / Marian Morton -- Baltimore's nineteenth-century orphanages / Nurith Zmora -- The orphan trains as an alternative to orphanages / Marilyn Irvin Holt -- Orphanages as a national institution : history and its lessons / Timothy A. Hacsi
LC subject Orphanages -- United States -- History
Orphanages -- History
Add Author McKenzie, Richard B
ISBN 9781594032455 (acid-free paper)
1594032459 (acid-free paper)