Origins and Development of the American Campus: The “Academical Village” of Thomas Jefferson

@article{Loi2019OriginsAD,
  title={Origins and Development of the American Campus: The “Academical Village” of Thomas Jefferson},
  author={Maria Cecilia Loi},
  journal={Buildings for Education},
  year={2019}
}
  • M. Loi
  • Published 31 December 2019
  • History
  • Buildings for Education
The study intends to analyze the many influences that led Thomas Jefferson, the third President of the United States, to conceive and realize a very innovative project for universities in America. The research, started many years ago and still ongoing, is based on the very large amount of original documents and on the ever-growing bibliography. It was carried out partly in the USA, thanks to funding from the Robert H. Smith International Center for Jefferson Studies, in Charlottesville…