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American communities influenced by the Book of Acts include Bishop Hill, Bohemia Manor, The Family/Children of God, The Farm, Harmony Society . MLA Sreenivasan, Jyotsna. Utopias in American History. Santa Barbara, CA: ABC-CLIO, 2008.

American communities influenced by the Book of Acts include Bishop Hill, Bohemia Manor, The Family/Children of God, The Farm, Harmony Society, the House of David movement, Jesus People USA, the Shakers, and the Zoar Society. Even if a community did not take its inspiration from the Book of Acts, the members might still choose communal living for spiritual reasons. ABC-CLIO eBook Collection.

Sreenivasan (independent scholar) discusses 52 communal communities or movements, dating from the late 1700s to present, that were (or still are) large, longstanding, and influential in the American society. This volume is a welcome addition to the literature on multiple utopias. Since so few works cover this subject so thoroughly, this volume should fill a need in many libraries.

In "Utopias in American History," independent scholar Jyotsna Sreenivasan makes the case that from the founding of the American colonies to the hippie communes of the 1960s to the cohousing movement, which started in the 1990s, the United States has the most With this volume, . .

In "Utopias in American History," independent scholar Jyotsna Sreenivasan makes the case that from the founding of the American colonies to the hippie communes of the 1960s to the cohousing movement, which started in the 1990s, the United States has the most With this volume, a fascinating, yet often overlooked, part of the American story is brought to the forefront.

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Jyotsna Sreenivasan is an American freelance writer, who . Sreenivasan currently works as a freelance writer in Columbus, Ohio. Utopias in American History

Jyotsna Sreenivasan is an American freelance writer, who works and lives in Columbus, Ohio. She is the author of two children's novels as well as nonfiction and fiction for adults. An insightful look at the long tradition of communal societies in the United States from colonial times to the present, examining their ideological foundations, daily life, and relationships to mainstream American society. 40525/?tag prabook0b-20. Author: Jyotsna Sreenivasan.

An insightful look at the long tradition of communal societies in the United States from colonial times to the present, examining their ideological foundations, daily life, and relationships to mainstream American society.

• 40 entries on specific utopian communal movements in American history, from the Puritans to the Amish to single-tax movement communities

• 45 entries on special topics related to utopian life, including socialism, Bible-based communism, family roles, and leadership

• 25 entries on important figures, including Robert Owen and Eberhard Arnold, and events such as the Branch Davidian disaster

• A comparative chronology detailing the dates of existence of the utopias covered

• Bibliographical listings with each entry, leading to further investigations in print and online

Utopias in American History epub download

ISBN13: 978-1598840520

ISBN: 1598840525

Author: Jyotsna Sreenivasan

Category: Other

Subcategory: Humanities

Language: English

Publisher: ABC-CLIO; 1 edition (October 24, 2008)

Pages: 417 pages

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