Essays Tagged: "Toynbee Hall"

Jane Addams and her impact on society

was all around England's East End. Also, while she was in England, her and her friends came across Toynbee Hall, which was a settlement house that was used by students from Oxford and Cambridge to te ...

(4 pages) 251 0 4.0 Jun/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

The Settlement Movement Work cited page at the end of the report.

The settlement movement began with the founding of Toynbee Hall, in East London in 1884. The Anglican clergyman Samuel Augustus Barnett and a group of ... ver and Stanton Coit, "an American lecturer at the West London Ethical Society and early visitor to Toynbee Hall," established Neighborhood Guild, now the University Settlement, on the Lower East Side ... pened the College Settlement in New York City. Two years later Robert A. Woods, another resident of Toynbee Hall, and William J. Tucker established Andover House, later called South End House in Bosto ...

(6 pages) 66 0 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Jane Adams- Female Sociologist

search of clarity, this time with her college friend Ellen Gates Starr. On this trip Addams visited Toynbee Hall in London's east end. Associated with Oxford University, it was the mission of Toynbee ... Hall to help the poor exploited working class people of a specific neighborhood. (Deegan, 1988, p.4)Toynbee Hall was an inspiration and model for Addams. Upon returning to the United States in 1889, A ...

(9 pages) 88 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

History of Jane Addams

magazine about the new idea of starting a settlement house. She decided to visit the world's first, Toynbee Hall, in London. She and several friends, including Ellen Gates Starr, traveled in Europe fr ... lement house. Addams and another friend traveled to London without Starr, who was tied up. Visiting Toynbee Hall, Addams was enchanted. She described it as "a community of University men who live ther ...

(7 pages) 1 0 0.0 Oct/2014

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History