Jane Addams

By: Danika

Background Info on Jane Addams

  • Born September 6, 1860 in Cedarville, Illinois
  • Co-founder of the first settlements in the U.S.
  • Co-winner of the 1931 Nobel Peace Prize
  • First female president of the National Conference of Social Work
  • Died in Chicago 1935

Janes view on Sociology

She envisioned society as a group of individuals coming together to realize their material and ethical interests.