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Dybwad, Rosemary Ferguson  

Constance W. Williams

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Jun 2013
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Rosemary Ferguson Dybwad (1910–1992) was writer and social work activist. She brought together nationally organized groups of parents of children with intellectual limitations. She was ... More

Egypt, Ophelia Settle  

Carrie J. Smith

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Jun 2013
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Ophelia Settle Egypt (1903–1984) was a pioneer in family planning among economically disadvantaged African Americans. She is best known for her work in planned parenthood through her ... More

Eliot, Martha May  

Jean K. Quam

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Jun 2013
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Martha May Eliot (1891–1978) was an educator and public health official. She was the first woman president of the American Public Health Association. She became chief medical consultant ... More

Epstein, Abraham  

Maryann Syers

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Jun 2013
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Abraham Epstein (1892–1942) was an economist, educator, and writer. He was a leader in the post-World War I movement for passage of social security legislation. In 1927 he founded the ... More

Epstein, Laura  

Jeanne C. Marsh

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Jun 2013
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Laura Epstein (1914–1996) was a social worker, writer, and academic. She developed the task centered treatment method of social work intervention. Her search for more humane and effective ... More

Estemirova, Natalya  

Norma D. Thomas

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Dec 2013
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Natalya Estemirova (1958–2009) was a human rights activist, a journalist, and a teacher who was abducted and killed in 2009 after working on stories of human rights abuses by the Russian ... More

Farley, Rawle  

Phylis J. Peterman

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Jul 2013
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Rawle Farley, PhD (1922–2010), economist, scholar, academician, and advocate; known for his groundbreaking work in the study of economics in developing nations.

Farmaian, Sattareh Farman  

Karen Smith Rotabi

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Jun 2015
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Sattareh Farman Farmaian (1921–2012) founded the Tehran School of Social Work in Iran.

Fauri, Fedele Frederick  

Maryann Syers

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Jun 2013
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Fedele Fauri (1909–1981) was a specialist in social legislation and public welfare in the United States. He was dean of the University of Michigan School of Social Work for nearly 20 years ... More

Federico, Ronald Charles  

Dean Pierce

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Jun 2013
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Ronald Federico (1941–1992) was a teacher, program administrator, and scholar. He was a leader in the development of undergraduate social work education. He provided curriculum ... More

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