Werner Robert Valentin Picht has written: 'Toynbee hall and the English settlement movement' -- subject(s): Social settlements, Toynbee Hall (London, England) 'Das Schicksal der Volksbildung in Deutschland' -- subject(s): Education, Adult education 'Albert Schweitzer, Wesen und Bedeutung' 'Vom Wesen des… Full Answer
Jane Addams first visited Toynbee Hall, the world's first settlement house, which is located in the East End of London, in July, 1888. She had hoped to visit with her friend Ellen Gates Starr. Starr had agreed to help Addams… Full Answer
The Hull House was a haven for Oxford and Cambridge students in old London, where they could work and live among the poor. Visitors from the US liked this idea and started the Hull House in Chicago which was modeled… Full Answer
Mary W. Toynbee has written: 'Mountain people' 'A visitor's guide to St. Lucia Patois' -- subject(s): English, French Creole dialects, Textbooks for foreign speakers 'A Visito's Guide to St. Lucia Patois'
Toynbee was a Christian historian, who held that a lack of morality killed civilizations, and only by embracing morality and turning toward religion could civilization be redeemed. In this vein, he believed that no decline of any civilization was natural… Full Answer
When it is a hall of a hotel or public building, it is the same word - 'hall' but it is pronounced differently, without the 'h' being pronounced. A reception hall is "'hall d'acceuil" An entry hall of a house… Full Answer