Proceedings of the National Conference of Charities and Correction, at the Annual Session Held in Volume 1-33

Proceedings of the National Conference of Charities and Correction, at the Annual Session Held in Volume 1-33

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1907 edition. Excerpt: ...prevention of educational opportunity of visiting nurse in, 06, 185; by improved housing, &c., 05, 186; bad air chief cause of disease, 05, 187, 188, 189, 193; dust as cause, 05, 187; flies and mosquitoes, 05, 190; poor food as, 05, 190; rich man's shack and poor man's hovel, 05, 194; and insanity, prevention of, 78, 79, 80; primary causes of, 78, 82; the other infectious, 89, 57; restric-tions on liberty of the sufferers, 89, 61; vice and poverty are not pre-ordained, 91, 5. Diseases of the mind, Rush, Dr., 91, 6. Dispensaries provident, 76, 159; 77, 38; advantages of, to the poor, the doctor, the benevolent, 77, 45; business basis of, 77, 39; English, 77, 39; patients at, classes of, 77, 38; Manchester, England, rules of, 77, 40; Mission in Denver, 89, 246; regulation of, by St. Bd. of Char., N. Y., 99, 82; supported in 1853 by fines levied regu-larly on brothels, 93, 335. Disraeli, Benjamin, on health of the peo-ple, 06, 182. Dissecting room, horror of, a stimulus to energy, 89, 209. Distress of winter of '93 in N. Y., 94, '22; remedies in N. Y., 94, 23; by the city, 94, 25; by the organiza-tion, 94, 25; other funds, 94, 26; results of relief work, 94, 27; self-help the greatest rem-edy, 94, 24: emergency work in Boston, 94, 45; Cleveland, O., 94, 50; Denver's plan, 94, 55; Phila., 94, 63; winter's work in Charleston, S. C., 94, 34; Louisville, Ky., 94, 43; Pittsburg, 94, 36; St. Paul, Minn., 94, 30. District nursing, 90, 126; see also Nurs-ing. District workhouses, 89, 45. District of Columbia, A. C. of, 83, 117; 84, 73: method of government of, 93, 307. Dix, Dorothea, and condition of the in-sane. 93, 225, 238; 96, 446, 2; and growth of social conscience, 06, 468; life and work of, 87, 307; in Scotland, 05, 423; and N. H. insane...show more

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  • Paperback | 120 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 6mm | 227g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236551125
  • 9781236551122