Question and answer
Which utopian communities was founded and established in New York State
The Amana Colonies were one of many utopian colonies established on American soil during the 18th and 19th centuries. There were hundreds of communal utopian experiments in the early United States, and the Shakers alone founded around 20 settlements. [ While great differences existed between the various utopian communities or colonies, each society shared a common bond in a vision of communal
living in a utopian society. The definition of a utopian colony, according to Robert V. Hine, author of California's Utopian Colonies, "consists of a group of people who are attempting to establish a new social pattern based upon a vision of the ideal society and who have withdrawn themselves from the community at large to embody that vision in experimental form." These colonies can, by definition, be composed of either religious or secular members, the former stressing (in the western tradition) a community life inspired by religion while the latter may express the idealism of a utilitarian creed expedient to establishing human happiness, with a belief in the cooperative way of life. The more familiar non-monastic religious communal movements typical in Western society have generally originated from a deliberate attempt among various Christian sects to revive the structure of the primitive Christian community of first-century Jerusalem, which "held all things in common" (Acts 2.44; 4.32). This essay explores the origins and development of the Utopian idea and its arrival in the United States before giving examples of nineteenth century utopian colonies and some organizations on their ultimate demise. The Shaker, Rappite and Amana experiments, as well as the Oneida community and Brook Farm, find their origins in the European Protestant Reformation and the later Enlightenment. [photo] The Greek philosopher Plato (427?-347 BC) wrote the dialogue The Republic, which involved the search for justice in construction of an ideal state. Plato (resembling Leonardo da Vinci) is a detail from Raffaello Sanzio's painting, "The School of Athens" painted in 1510-11. Vatican Collection. Origins of the Utopian Idea: The western idea of utopia originates in the ancient world, where legends of an earthly paradise lost to history (e.g. ]
Get an answer
Original conversation
User: Which utopian communities was founded and established in New York State





Weegy: The Amana Colonies were one of many utopian colonies established on American soil during the 18th and 19th centuries. There were hundreds of communal utopian experiments in the early United States, and the Shakers alone founded around 20 settlements. [ While great differences existed between the various utopian communities or colonies, each society shared a common bond in a vision of communal living in a utopian society. The definition of a utopian colony, according to Robert V. Hine, author of California's Utopian Colonies, "consists of a group of people who are attempting to establish a new social pattern based upon a vision of the ideal society and who have withdrawn themselves from the community at large to embody that vision in experimental form." These colonies can, by definition, be composed of either religious or secular members, the former stressing (in the western tradition) a community life inspired by religion while the latter may express the idealism of a utilitarian creed expedient to establishing human happiness, with a belief in the cooperative way of life. The more familiar non-monastic religious communal movements typical in Western society have generally originated from a deliberate attempt among various Christian sects to revive the structure of the primitive Christian community of first-century Jerusalem, which "held all things in common" (Acts 2.44; 4.32). This essay explores the origins and development of the Utopian idea and its arrival in the United States before giving examples of nineteenth century utopian colonies and some organizations on their ultimate demise. The Shaker, Rappite and Amana experiments, as well as the Oneida community and Brook Farm, find their origins in the European Protestant Reformation and the later Enlightenment. [photo] The Greek philosopher Plato (427?-347 BC) wrote the dialogue The Republic, which involved the search for justice in construction of an ideal state. Plato (resembling Leonardo da Vinci) is a detail from Raffaello Sanzio's painting, "The School of Athens" painted in 1510-11. Vatican Collection. Origins of the Utopian Idea: The western idea of utopia originates in the ancient world, where legends of an earthly paradise lost to history (e.g. ]
Expert answered|selymi|Points 1827|

User: The West African nation of Liberia was founded under the auspices of

Weegy: the American Peace Society
Expert answered|selymi|Points 1827|

Question|Rated bad
Asked 4/1/2011 11:30:03 AM
0 Answers/Comments
New answers
Rating

There are no new answers.

Comments

There are no comments.

Add an answer or comment
Log in or sign up first.
Questions asked by the same visitor
The largest of the five so-called "civilized tribes" was the User: The first fully developed American factory system emerged in the what industry
Weegy: textile. [ ] User: Andrew Jackson's specie circular of 1836 stipulated that after July 11 only what would be accepted in payment for public lands Weegy: Andrew Jackson stipulated that all public lands must be paid for in specie. User: In what state did the Nat Turner slave revolt of 1831 take place (More)
Question
Expert Answered
Asked 4/1/2011 11:19:45 AM
0 Answers/Comments
In what state did the Nat Turner slave revolt of 1831 take place
Weegy: Southampton County, Virginia User: Which of the following utopian communities was founded and established in New York State (More)
Question
Expert Answered
Asked 4/1/2011 11:27:15 AM
0 Answers/Comments
The West African nation of Liberia was founded under the auspices of
Weegy: ECOWAS User: The main impact of the invention of the cotton gin in 1793 was on Weegy: The invention of the cotton gin caused massive growth of the production of cotton in the United States (More)
Question
Expert Answered
Asked 4/1/2011 11:34:37 AM
0 Answers/Comments
The Second Great Awakening began where
Weegy: The 2nd Great Awakening began in the 1790s in the Northeast as followers of Edwards led a counteroffensive against Deism. (More)
Question
Expert Answered
Asked 4/1/2011 11:43:53 AM
0 Answers/Comments
General Grant's army came closest to defeat in the West as a result of a surprise Confederate attack at the Battle of
Weegy: B) Shiloh User: The Wade-Davis Bill passed by Congress, then vetoed by Lincoln, stipulated that what percent of voters in a Confederate state must take an oath of future loyalty to the Union before a process of restoration could begin Weegy: 70 (More)
Question
Expert Answered
Asked 4/1/2011 11:59:37 AM
0 Answers/Comments
17,423,412 questions answered
Popular Conversations
All of the following physical reactions occur when our ...
Weegy: What are your choices? User: A. dilating pupils B. increasing heartbeat C. increasing digestion D. increasing ...
9/17/2014 12:53:07 AM| 5 Answers
Which of the following areas would most likely have the deepest layer ...
Weegy: Which of the following areas would most likely have the deepest layer of topsoil? b. beach User: Which layer ...
9/17/2014 1:00:32 AM| 4 Answers
Simplify the expression where possible. (4c^2)^3 User: Simplify the ...
Weegy: -4x^4 User: Simplify the expression where possible. (x^2)^4 Weegy: that's not possible! what do you need to ...
9/18/2014 9:32:07 AM| 4 Answers
Simplify the expression where possible. (6^3)^-3 User: Simplify the ...
Weegy: (2^3) - 2 = 8 - 2 = 6 ; So the answer is 6. User: Evaluate the following expression. (5x)^0 User: ...
9/18/2014 9:35:27 AM| 4 Answers
Is the underlined word a predicate nominative or a predicate ...
Weegy: "The workers remained calm during the fire drill." In this sentence the word "calm" is the predicate adjective. ...
9/17/2014 2:01:58 PM| 3 Answers
Which word in the sentence is an indirect object? Send them ...
Weegy: D. apartment is an indirect object. User: Which word in the sentence is an indirect object? Choose all ...
9/18/2014 1:00:56 PM| 3 Answers
. Command is: A. Assumed by the individual who is the highest ranking ...
Weegy: Command is Directing, ordering, or controlling by virtue of explicit statutory, regulatory, or delegated ...
9/17/2014 1:35:53 AM| 2 Answers
When communicating, ICS requires the use of
Weegy: The Incident Command System (ICS) is "a systematic tool used for the command, control, and coordination of ...
9/17/2014 1:36:41 AM| 2 Answers
7. Before applying the corkscrew, Lucas discovers a bit of mold on ...
Weegy: Before applying the corkscrew, Lucas discovers a bit of mold on the cork of a bottle of Pinot Noir. Lucas should ...
9/17/2014 2:54:10 AM| 2 Answers
What court case upheld the use of implied powers by Congress in any ...
Weegy: The implied powers doctrine, upheld in McCulloch v. Maryland, gives Congress the power to create a national bank ...
9/17/2014 2:06:27 PM| 2 Answers
Weegy Stuff
S
R
L
1
1
P
C
1
P
1
1
L
P
C
P
C
1
P
C
L
P
C
1
P
C
P
C
P
C
L
Points 1954 [Total 26353]| Ratings 4| Comments 1914| Invitations 0|Online
S
L
1
L
P
C
1
Points 1801 [Total 8332]| Ratings 8| Comments 1721| Invitations 0|Offline
S
L
1
1
1
1
L
1
L
Points 1418 [Total 11198]| Ratings 0| Comments 1418| Invitations 0|Offline
S
L
C
P
C
1
L
L
P
C
1
Points 1355 [Total 17294]| Ratings 10| Comments 1255| Invitations 0|Offline
S
L
P
C
L
P
C
P
C
L
P
C
P
C
P
C
Points 1318 [Total 18490]| Ratings 3| Comments 1288| Invitations 0|Offline
S
1
L
1
L
P
P
L
Points 521 [Total 11767]| Ratings 0| Comments 521| Invitations 0|Offline
S
L
P
C
P
C
1
L
P
C
L
P
C
P
C
P
C
P
C
Points 503 [Total 19034]| Ratings 0| Comments 503| Invitations 0|Offline
S
L
Points 449 [Total 1119]| Ratings 0| Comments 449| Invitations 0|Offline
S
1
L
L
Points 396 [Total 5520]| Ratings 4| Comments 356| Invitations 0|Offline
S
P
C
L
P
L
1
Points 45 [Total 6102]| Ratings 1| Comments 35| Invitations 0|Offline
Home | Contact | Blog | About | Terms | Privacy | Social | ©2014 Purple Inc.