ERIC Number: EJ332163
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1985
"Middletown" as a Model for Community Studies (With Comparative Data from Erie, Pennsylvania).
Frank, Carl M.
Indiana Social Studies Quarterly, v38 n2 p7-24 Aut 1985
In 1920 Robert S. and Helen M. Lynd published the results of their exhaustive study of everyday life in Muncie, Indiana, dubbing the city "Middletown" as a symbol of the typical American community. Salient conclusions of the study are summarized, and significant recent literature on Middletown is assessed. (RM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Indiana; Pennsylvania