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American Dreamers: Hawthorne and Alcott.

Author: Teaching Company.
Publisher: [San Francisco, California, USA] : Kanopy Streaming, The Great Courses, 2018. 2017.
Edition/Format:   eVideo : Clipart/images/graphics : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The 19th century was the "century of utopia" and also marked the transition from utopian to dystopian stories in popular literature. Look at Americans who attempted to build real-world utopias, and in turn examine the work of two authors who reacted to the American attempt at perfect societies. Consider the ways that optimistic, utopian thinking is integral to the idea of the American Dream.
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Genre/Form: Online media
Education films
Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Teaching Company.
OCLC Number: 1035089475
Language Note: In English.
Notes: Title from title frames.
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Performer(s): Pamela Bedore.
Event notes: Originally produced by The Great Courses in 2017.
Description: 1 online resource (streaming video file) (33 min.) : flv file, sound
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The 19th century was the "century of utopia" and also marked the transition from utopian to dystopian stories in popular literature. Look at Americans who attempted to build real-world utopias, and in turn examine the work of two authors who reacted to the American attempt at perfect societies. Consider the ways that optimistic, utopian thinking is integral to the idea of the American Dream.

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