ERIC Number: EJ523827
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1995
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Nineteenth-Century Agrarian Populism and Twentieth-Century Communitarianism: Points of Contact and Contrast.
Johnson, Michael N.
Peabody Journal of Education, v70 n4 p86-104 Sum 1995
Connects contemporary communitarian ideas to the agenda of the 19th-century populist movement. The populist educational agenda (the agrarian revolt and Farmers' Alliance) provides historical examples of the implementation of communitarian educational theory. The populist movement as an example of communitarianism highlights an instance of a democratic form of communitarianism. (SM)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
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