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From utopian dreaming to communal reality : cooperative lifestyles in Australia

Author: William James Metcalf
Publisher: Sydney : UNSW Press, 1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This examination of communal living in Australia tears down common stereotypes of aging hippies dressed in tie-dyes and clutching crystals. Ten widely diverse people share their experiences of  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William James Metcalf
ISBN: 0868400874 9780868400877
OCLC Number: 34737749
Description: 198 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: 1. A brief history of communal experimentation in Australia / Bill Metcalf --
2. From barbecues at Bondi to bio-dynamic bananas / Leigh Davison --
3. From academic exercises to jumping spiders / Jan Tilden --
4. From a London slum to Nimbin's magic! / Gloria Constine --
5. From mission field to potato patch / Estelle and Don Gobbett --
6. From outrage to insight(?) / Bill Smale --
7. From Catholic farm girl to Buddhist nun / Yeshe Khadro --
8. From grey-suited engineer to birthday-suited hippie / Barry Goodman --
9. From a circle of stones to commonground dreaming / Glen Ochre --
10. From communal theory to eco-spiritual practice / Peter Cook --
11. From communism to communalism / Enid Conochie --
12. Summary and conclusion / Bill Metcalf.
Responsibility: edited by Bill Metcalf.

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