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The size of others' burdens : Barack Obama, Jane Addams, and the politics of helping others / Erik Schneiderhan.

Schneiderhan, Erik (Professor of sociology)
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Stanford, California : Stanford University Press, [2015]

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249 pages : black and white illustrations ; 23 cm


An American's dilemma -- The right to be heard -- The Chicago scheme -- A clash of ethical standards -- Wake up! It's morning in America -- A big city with big problems -- Balancing a hard head with a big heart -- Mixing on the thronged and common road.

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Includes bibliographical references and index.


  • English

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