Charities, Vol. 10

Charities, Vol. 10 : A Weekly Review of Local and General Philanthropy; March 7, 1903 (Classic Reprint)

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Excerpt from Charities, Vol. 10: A Weekly Review of Local and General Philanthropy; March 7, 1903 In his monograph, Supervisory and Educational Movements,2 Dr. Jeffrey R. Brackett has presented a summary of the instruction given in charity and cor rection, at Harvard University, which accurately describes the growth and the present method and scope of this course of study. It began in the divinity school, in 1880, with a course of lectures on The Ethics of the Social Questions, given by the Rev. Francis G. Peabody to students for the ministry. In it was carried over to the general university courses, to receive graduate students, seniors and juniors. Next year there were fifty students from five depart ments of the university. The attendance now averages nearly three times. That number, the majority being seniors. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical more

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  • Paperback | 58 pages
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  • United States
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  • 9780243075683