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Lyceum Movement

Lyceum Movement - United States

Named for the place where Aristotle lectured in ancient Greece, the lyceum movement was an early form of popular adult education that flourished in the United States during the 19th century.

Lecture Movements - Britain

Like the American Lyceum Movement, British lecturers and publishers created a similar climate of self-education and self-improvement.