HIST 519: Communal Societies in America

A study of the principles, practices, historical development, and contributions of communal societies in America. This will cover a broad span of American history from 1663 to the present. Particular focus will be placed on Shakers, Harmony Society, Mormons, Owenites, Brook Farm, Oneida, Hutterities, Theosophists, and recent communitarians.

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This is a Full Semester Course. Participants may register one Full Semester course or one course each in Fall I and Fall II. 

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University of Southern Indiana

Instructor: Dr. Gregory Brown

Graduate Credits: 3

Dates: 8/23/21 – 12/17/21

Location: Online

Format: Asynchronous

Prerequisite: Bachelor’s degree completed with a 2.5 cumulative GPA

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