The Palgrave Companion to North American Utopias / Edition 1 available in Hardcover
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- Palgrave Macmillan US
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About the Author
John W. Friesen is a Professor in the Faculty of Education and the Faculty of Communication and Culture at the University of Calgary. He is the author of more than thirty books. Virginia Lyons Friesen is a Sessional Instructor in the Faculty of Communication and Culture at the University of Calgary. She is the coauthor of In Defense of Public Schools in North America. The Friesens live in Canada.
Table of ContentsIntroduction The Concept of Utopia The Need for Utopia Non-Communal Utopias Religious Communes Economic-Oriented Communes The Harmonists: An Economic-Religious Model Unorthodox Communes 20th Century Communes Hutterite Communalism Towards a Model for Utopia