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Utopian dreams

Tobias Jones

Utopian dreams

a search for a better life

by Tobias Jones

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Published by Faber in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jones, Tobias. -- Travel.,
  • Communal living.,
  • Europe -- Description and travel.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementTobias Jones.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 220 p.
    Number of Pages220
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22747599M
    ISBN 10057122380X
    ISBN 109780571223800

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Utopian Dreams by Jones, Tobias and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at The revolutionary ideals of equality, communal living, proletarian morality, and technology worship, rooted in Russian utopianism, generated a range of social experiments which found expression, in the first decade of the Russian revolution, in festival, symbol, science fiction, city planning, and the arts.

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Utopian dreams for a better Latin American reality will continue to be expressed in the streets until those in key positions of power start taking us seriously and begin listening to our demands.” Jaime Pensado is an Assistant Professor of History at Notre Dame.

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