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Overview page. Subjects: Social Sciences — Arts and Humanities.

Many sociological and anthropological definitions exist, but most tend to privilege some combination of small-scale, relative boundedness, strong affective ties, traditionalism, and...

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Oneida Community

James D. Hart.

in The Concise Oxford Companion to American Literature

January 1986; p ublished online January 2002 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (American). 196 words.

religious society established in central New York state by John Humphrey Noyes (1811–86). The evolution of perfectionist doctrines, coupled with the reading of Fourierist publications,...

Hopedale Community

James D. Hart and Phillip W. Leininger.

in The Oxford Companion to American Literature

January 1995; p ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (American). 42 words.

was founded at Milford, Mass. (1842), by Adin Ballou and other Universalists, who professed a kind of Christian

Oneida Community

James D. Hart and Phillip W. Leininger.

in The Oxford Companion to American Literature

January 1995; p ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (American). 190 words.

religious society established in central New York state by J.H. Noyes (1848). The evolution of perfectionist doctrines, coupled

Bethel Community

James D. Hart and Phillip W. Leininger.

in The Oxford Companion to American Literature

January 1995; p ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (American). 71 words.

partriarchal agricultural colony (1844–80) of Germans and a few Pennsylvania Dutch, directed by Dr. William Keil, a

Aurora Community

James D. Hart and Phillip W. Leininger.

in The Oxford Companion to American Literature

January 1995; p ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (American). 4 words.

Community Poems: Ted Hughes and the Eclogue

Iain Twiddy.

in English: Journal of the English Association

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Literary Studies (Postcolonial Literature); Literary Studies (American); Literary Studies (British and Irish). 9014 words.

Three collections Ted Hughes published between 1979 and 1983 demonstrate his intimate concern with different types of community. Hughes elegizes industrial communities in the Calder region...

Community Care

Jacqueline Murray.

in English: Journal of the English Association

January 1998; p ublished online January 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Literary Studies (Postcolonial Literature); Literary Studies (American); Literary Studies (British and Irish). 0 words.

Dawes Severalty Act

Kathleen Washburn.

in American Literature

P ublished online August 2014 .

Article. Subjects: Literary Studies (American). 17662 words.

The General Allotment Act or Dawes Severalty Act of 1887 had a dramatic impact on Indian Country in the context of US settler colonialism. Named for Senator Henry Dawes of Massachusetts,...

Randolph Bourne

Eric Sandeen.

in American Literature

P ublished online October 2014 .

Article. Subjects: Literary Studies (American). 12625 words.

Randolph Bourne was born 30 May 1886 in Bloomfield, New Jersey, and died in New York City on 22 December 1918. Despite his middle-class circumstances, he was forced to work after graduating...

Carolyn Dinshaw., Getting Medieval. Sexual Communities, Pre- and Postmodern

Diane Watt.

in English: Journal of the English Association

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Literary Studies (Postcolonial Literature); Literary Studies (American); Literary Studies (British and Irish). 0 words.

Conversable Worlds: Literature, Contention, and Community 1762 to 1830

Graham Allen.

in English: Journal of the English Association

September 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Literary Studies (Postcolonial Literature); Literary Studies (American); Literary Studies (British and Irish). 1028 words.

jon mee. Conversable Worlds: Literature, Contention, and Community, 1762–1830.

Helen O’Connell.

in The Review of English Studies

February 2013; p ublished online August 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Literary Studies (Postcolonial Literature); Literary Studies (American); Literary Studies (British and Irish). 1589 words.

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Barking Abbey and Medieval Literary Culture: Authorship and Authority in a Female Community

Mari Hughes-Edwards.

in English: Journal of the English Association

January 2014; p ublished online April 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Literary Studies (Postcolonial Literature); Literary Studies (American); Literary Studies (British and Irish). 1070 words.

Lords of Wine & Oile: Community and Conviviality in the Poetry of Robert Herrick

Matthew C. Augustine.

in English: Journal of the English Association

December 2013; p ublished online December 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Literary Studies (Postcolonial Literature); Literary Studies (American); Literary Studies (British and Irish). 851 words.

The Text in the Community: Essays on Medieval Works, Manuscripts, Authors, and Readers. Edited by jill mann and maura nolan. Pp. xv + 296. Notre Dame: University of Notre Dame Press, 2006. Cloth $75.

Ralph Hanna.

in The Review of English Studies

September 2006; p ublished online September 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Literary Studies (Postcolonial Literature); Literary Studies (American); Literary Studies (British and Irish). 977 words.

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Man with the Golden Arm, The

James D. Hart and Phillip W. Leininger.

in The Oxford Companion to American Literature

January 1995; p ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (American). 187 words.

novel by Nelson Algren, published in 1949.

Francis Majcinek, called Frankie Machine, comes back to Chicago's Polish community

Pearl of Orr's Island, The

James D. Hart and Phillip W. Leininger.

in The Oxford Companion to American Literature

January 1995; p ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (American). 181 words.

novel by Harriet Beecher Stowe, published in 1862.

On Orr's Island, a fishing community on the Maine coast,

Mission Indians

James D. Hart and Phillip W. Leininger.

in The Oxford Companion to American Literature

January 1995; p ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (American). 100 words.

general term applied to Indians of many tribes, chiefly the Yuma and Shoshone, who were Christianized and gathered into communities

Rappists

James D. Hart and Phillip W. Leininger.

in The Oxford Companion to American Literature

January 1995; p ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (American). 31 words.

German religious communist sect, founded by George Rapp (1757–1847), who led his followers to settle in American communities.

New Harmony

James D. Hart and Phillip W. Leininger.

in The Oxford Companion to American Literature

January 1995; p ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (American). 130 words.

socialized community on the Wabash River in Indiana, founded by the Rappists (1814) as an outgrowth of their