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Author Miller, Timothy, 1944-

Title The 60s communes : hippies and beyond / Timothy Miller
Edition First edition
Published Syracuse, NY : Syracuse University Press, 1999
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Description 1 online resource (xxvi, 329 pages) : illustrations
Contents Set and setting : the roots of the 1960s-era communes -- The new communes emerge : 1960-1965 -- Communes begin to spread : 1965-1967 -- Out of the Haight and back to the land : countercultural communes after the summer of love -- Searching for a common center : religious and spiritual communes -- Secular visionaries : communes for social reform and the good life -- Ends and means : communal ideologies, economics, and organization -- The people of the communes -- Doing it : daily life in the communes -- Moving on -- Afterword : Communal life after 1975 -- Appendix : American communes active 1960-1975
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 317-319) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Communal living -- United States.
United States -- Social conditions -- 1960-1980.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0585254982 (electronic bk.)
9780585254982 (electronic bk.)
(paperback; alk. paper)
(cloth ; alk. paper)
(paperback; alk. paper)
(cloth ; alk. paper)
Other Titles Hippies and beyond
Sixties communes