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  • Subject is exactly "Addams, Jane, influence of Tolstoy"
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A summary of Addams' talk on Tolstoy and settlements, given at the First Unitarian Church in Minneapolis.
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Addams discusses the the Russian Revolution and Russian Civil War using Tolstoy's theories, and argues that Russia represents an effort to end rather than start wars.
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Addams discusses the the Russian Revolution and Russian Civil War using Tolstoy's theories, and argues that Russia represents an effort to end rather than start wars.
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Addams discusses the Russian Revolution and the impact of its withdrawal from World War I.
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Addams discusses the Russian Revolution and the impact of its withdrawal from World War I.
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Addams comments on the recent decision of the Russian soldiers not to fight in the war anymore after the Revolution of February, 1917, and questions the role of Tolstoy in what has happened.
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Addams comments on the recent decision of the Russian soldiers not to fight in the war anymore after the Revolution of February, 1917, and questions the role of Tolstoy in what has happened.
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Passages taken from Addams book "Newer Ideas of Peace," in which she argues against war on the grounds that it is something that is beneath the ideas of modern man, something not to be admired, and a waste of time and energy.
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Ely suggests to Addams that Professor K├╝hnemann lecture on Tolstoy at Hull-House.
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Addams' lecture on March 11 at the National Child Labor Committee Conference in Birmingham, Alabama, in which she presents arguments against an exception to the 1903 Illinois Child Labor Law for child actors and offers some Tolstoyan allegory to buttress her arguments.
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In this narratively rich article in McClure's, Addams reflects on her meeting with Tolstoy in Russia in 1896, on her admiration for his principles, and on her pragmatic approach to good work in the urban, industrial context of Hull-House and its diverse surroundings.
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Addams relates the story of meeting Tolstoy and his criticism of wealthy activists.
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Addams accepts Ely's suggestion to have Professor K├╝hnemann give a lecture onTolstoy at Hull-House.
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Warner writes to Addams about Tolstoy, Puritan witch hunts, and Addams' new book.
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Addams participated in a "Workingman's Public Meeting" during the Universal Peace Conference in Boston, where she talked about how workingmen were the first to organize internationally.
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Addams sends Taylor a book about Tolstoy along with her holiday greetings.
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Addams discusses how the peasant influenced the work of Tolstoy and his approach to labor.
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Addams thanks Moody for his recent poem, "On the Soldier Fallen in the Philippines," published in the Atlantic and discusses her inadequate reaction to the war dead.
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