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The charity organization movement in the United States.

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Published by Arno Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Charities -- United States -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 543-553.

      SeriesPoverty, U.S.A.: the historical record, Poverty U.S.A.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV91 .W4 1971
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 560 p.
      Number of Pages560
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5702891M
      ISBN 100405031300
      LC Control Number70137193

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The Charity Organization Movement in the United States: A Study in American Philanthropy, Volume 19Author: Frank Dekker Watson.

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CHARITY ORGANIZATION MOVEMENT emerged in the United States in the late nineteenth century to address urban poverty. The movement developed as a reaction to the proliferation of charities practicing indiscriminate almsgiving without investigating the circumstances of recipients.

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