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Author Brundage, W. Fitzhugh (William Fitzhugh), 1959-

Title A socialist utopia in the new South : the Ruskin colonies in Tennessee and Georgia, 1894-1901 / W. Fitzhugh Brundage.

Imprint Urbana, Ill. : University of Illinois Press, c1996.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  335.975 B835s c.2  ---  Available
 Axe Kansas Collection Wayland  335.975 B835s    ---  Lib Use Only
Description xi,263 p., [8] p. of plates : ill., map ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 203-255) and index.
Contents The utopian vision in the Gilded Age -- Julius A. Wayland and his utopian vision -- A community of "sensible, intelligent, earnest, and industrious people" -- A freer, fuller, richer life for women -- Living socialism in Tennessee -- The death and rebirth of Ruskin -- "A union of weaknesses" : Ruskin and the currents within American radicalism --Epilogue : the meanings of Ruskin.
Subject Ruskin, John, 1819-1900 -- Contributions in communitarianism.
Ruskin, John, 1819-1900 -- Disciples.
Collective settlements -- Southern States -- Case studies.
Communitarianism -- Southern States -- Case studies.
Utopias -- Southern States -- Case studies.
United States -- Social conditions -- 1865-1918.
ISBN 0252065484 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0252022440 (cloth : alk. paper)

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