Characteristics of Transcendentalism

May 15, 2007 at 3:02 pm (Uncategorized)

  • praises individual worth over society
  • contempt for attachment to social customs and habits
  • believe in living in harmony with nature
  • great dignity in manual labor
  • relationship with God should be personal
  • revolutionary thoughts and ideas
  • rejection of customs, especially traditional european ones

http://www.millikin.edu/aci/crow/basics/amlitintro.html

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