The Resource America's communal utopias, edited by Donald E. Pitzer ; foreword by Paul S. Boyer, (electronic book)

America's communal utopias, edited by Donald E. Pitzer ; foreword by Paul S. Boyer, (electronic book)

Label
America's communal utopias
Title
America's communal utopias
Statement of responsibility
edited by Donald E. Pitzer ; foreword by Paul S. Boyer
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
From the Shakers to the Branch Davidians, America's communal utopians have captured the popular imagination. Seventeen original essays here demonstrate the relevance of such groups to the mainstream of American social, religious, and economic life. The contributors examine the beliefs and practices of the most prominent utopian communities founded before 1965, including the long-overlooked Catholic monastic communities and Jewish agricultural colonies. Also featured are the Ephrata Baptists, Moravians, Shakers, Harmonists, Hutterites, Inspirationists of Amana, Mormons, Owenites, Fourierists, I
Member of
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HX653
LC item number
.A63 1997eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
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Pitzer, Donald E.
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  • Collective settlements
  • Communitarianism
Label
America's communal utopias, edited by Donald E. Pitzer ; foreword by Paul S. Boyer, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 495-505) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ebr10367480
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xxi, 537 p.
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Other physical details
ill., maps.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
America's communal utopias, edited by Donald E. Pitzer ; foreword by Paul S. Boyer, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 495-505) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ebr10367480
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xxi, 537 p.
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Other physical details
ill., maps.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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