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  • Subject is exactly "Addams, Jane, views on youth"

Several filmed outtakes of Jane Addams discussing the history of settlements and the work that they do with a group of children. Click this link to view the video, which comes from a 35mm nitrocellulose negative. The film is hosted by the University of South Carolina's Moving Image Research Collection. A reference card about the clip is also attached.

Addams congratulates the Youths' Companion for one hundred years of publication.

Addams tells a story of a sixteen year-old bootlegger as part of a speech about juvenile delinquency.

Addams argues that modern girls are unconventional, not immoral.

Addams defends both the delinquent and immigrant girl in a speech to the League of Women Voters.

Addams urges for communication between generations and asserts that World War I might be responsible for present conditions.

Addams offers support for the modern youth.

Addams notes that she is not alarmed about present day social conditions.

Addams discusses the impact of women's fashion, and jazz on morality.

Addams urges Madison youth to work with European counterparts to seek international peace.

Addams argues that jazz music causes immoral dancing and leads to juvenile delinquency.

Addams challenges the youth of America to become involved in world events.

Addams discusses efforts made by young people in Europe to better life for all.

Addams argues that juvenile crime wave is caused by hunger and that relief will solve it.

An anecdote shared by Addams about judging by looks.

Addams discusses the beneficial effect of hard work on the morality of youth.

Addams discusses the effects of the war on young girls and women, efforts to ban German-language newspapers, and food conservation efforts.

An excerpt from Addams' Children's Day speech at the Free Synagogue at Carnegie Hall.

An excerpt from Addams's talk to the Chicago Bar Association on the causes of juvenile delinquency. Dr. William Krohn also spoke on the topic.
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Addams explains how communities needs to provide more for the youths that live there, and how there really is not a girl problem, but a problem with how all youths are handled.

Addams discusses the juvenile crime rate in Chicago.
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Addams explains how educational background, economic situations, and family predicaments have an impact on juvenile crime; and she argues for special treatment of the "juvenile adult." This is the tenth article of a monthly, year-long series on economic and social reform in America and a women's roles in affecting change.
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Using her home Nineteenth Ward in Chicago as an example, Addams explains how political corruption is born in the corruption of youth and argues for the establishment of regulated public spaces to encourage cooperative and positive relationships instead. This is the eighth article of a monthly, year-long series on economic and social reform in America and a woman's role to affect change.