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Transcendentalism

Is a religious and philosophical movement that developed during the late 1820s and '30s in the Eastern region of the United states as a protest against the general state of spiritually and , in particular , the state of intellectualism at Harvard University and the doctrine of the Unitarian church.

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Utopian Movement

Place were you would want live because people believe in the same thing you believe in .

Brook Farm

Was a Utopian experiment in communal living in the United States in the 1840's. It was found by a former Unitarian minister George Ripley and his wife Sophie Ripley at the Ellis farm in West Roxbury, Massachusetts in 1841 and was inspired in part by the ideals of Transcendentalism.

Noah Webster

Was an American lexicographer, textbook pioneer, English language spelling reformer , political writer, editor, and prolific author. He has been called the "Father of American Scholarship and Education". His blue backed speller books taught five generations of American children how to spell and read, secularizing their education.

Washington Irving

Was an American