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Product Description: "According to Greek mythology mankind's first benefactor was the Titan, Prometheus, who gave fire, previously the exclusive possession of the gods, to mortal man." With these words the esteemed scholar Robert Bremner presents the first full-fledged history of attitudes toward charity and philanthropy...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

Hardcover:

9781560001379 | Transaction Pub, May 1, 1994, cover price $40.95 | About this edition: "According to Greek mythology mankind's first benefactor was the Titan, Prometheus, who gave fire, previously the exclusive possession of the gods, to mortal man.

Paperback:

9781560008842 | Transaction Pub, February 1, 1996, cover price $30.95 | About this edition: "According to Greek mythology mankind's first benefactor was the Titan, Prometheus, who gave fire, previously the exclusive possession of the gods, to mortal man.

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Product Description: In contrast to cultures that have accepted poverty as inevitable, Americans have tended to regard it as an abnormal condition, one that may be alleviated by a combination of social reform, hard work, and spiritual discipline. In a dispassionate way, Bremner was the first to critically examine the origins and transformations of American attitudes toward poverty and reform...read more

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9781560005827 | Reprint edition (Transaction Pub, October 1, 1992), cover price $35.95 | About this edition: In contrast to cultures that have accepted poverty as inevitable, Americans have tended to regard it as an abnormal condition, one that may be alleviated by a combination of social reform, hard work, and spiritual discipline.

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Product Description: In this revised and enlarged edition of his classic work, Robert H. Bremner provides a social history of American philanthropy from colonial times to the present, showing the ways in which Americans have sought to do good in such fields as religion, education, humanitarian reform, social service, war relief, and foreign aid...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

Paperback:

9780226073255 | 2 edition (Univ of Chicago Pr, June 1, 1988), cover price $32.00 | About this edition: In this revised and enlarged edition of his classic work, Robert H.

Product Description: Book by Bremner, Robert H., Reichard, Gary W.

Hardcover:

9780814203682 | Ohio State Univ Pr, May 1, 1986, cover price $47.50 | About this edition: Book by Bremner, Robert H.

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Product Description: Great book for research, study or review of reshaping Americans!

Hardcover:

9780814203088 | Ohio State Univ Pr, September 1, 1982, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: Great book for research, study or review of reshaping Americans!

Focuses on the provisions that have been made for the welfare of children throughout America's development

Hardcover:

9780674116139 | Harvard Univ Pr, December 1, 1974, cover price $211.50 | About this edition: Focuses on the provisions that have been made for the welfare of children throughout America's development
9780674116122 | Harvard Univ Pr, June 1, 1971, cover price $211.50 | About this edition: Focuses on the provisions that have been made for the welfare of children throughout America's development
9780674116108, titled "Children and Youth in America: A Documentary History." | Harvard Univ Pr, June 1, 1971, cover price $106.50 | About this edition: Focuses on the provisions that have been made for the welfare of children throughout America's development
9780674116122 | Harvard Univ Pr, June 1, 1971, cover price $211.50 | About this edition: Focuses on the provisions that have been made for the welfare of children throughout America's development

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Hardcover:

9780405059650 | Ayer Co Pub, June 1, 1974, cover price $25.50 | also contains Foundations of Grace

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Product Description: Public provision for the rights of children has, at last, a complete documentary history. In three volumes, covering United States history from 1600 to the present, this is a monumental contribution in an area central to American domestic policy...read more

Paperback:

9780674116146 | Harvard Univ Pr, June 1, 1974, cover price $65.50 | About this edition: Public provision for the rights of children has, at last, a complete documentary history.

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By Robert H. Bremner (compiler)

Hardcover:

9780882955049 | Harlan Davidson, June 1, 1971, cover price $19.95

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