The American lyceum; town meeting of the mind.


New York, Oxford University Press, 1956.

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Subjects Geschichte.
Hòˆhere Schule.
Lyceums -- Histoire.
Lyceums -- History.
Lyceums.
USA.
Description xii, 275 pages illustrations 22 cm
Copyright Date 1956.
Notes "Bibliographical notes": pages 253-256.
Contents The dynamics of the early lyceum. The crossing of the sea ; The gospel of the Lyceum ; The favoring elements -- From mutual education to random lectures : the lyceum through 1845. New England : hub of the lyceum ; The Middle Atlantic states : bustle in New York ; The South : flurry and apathy ; The Midwest : New England culture immigrates -- Facets of the lyceum : I. This noble national conclave ; The lyceum and the public schools ; Platform gallery : I -- The lyceum crystallizes into the lecture system : 1846 to the Civil War. New England : the broad Bostonian platform ; The Middle Atlantic states : New York dominant ; The South : lowering skies ; The Midwest : eastern stars for western associations ; The West : outposts of culture -- Facets of the lyceum : II. The economics of the lyceum ; Platform gallery : II ; The lyceum and literature ; The lyceum and the library movement -- The configuration of the lyceum.
Genre History.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)776338
(OCoLC)ocm00776338
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Bode, Carl, 1911-1993.
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