Baker Brownell

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General Information

Name: Baker Brownell

Pen Name: None

Genres: Non-Fiction

Born: 1887 in St. Charles, Illinois

Deceased: 1965 in Fairhope, Alabama


Illinois Connection

Baker Brownell was raised in St. Charles Illinois and graduated from St. Charles High School.

Biographical and Professional Information

In 1921 Brownell joined the faculty of Northwestern University, where he would spend the duration of his academic career. Initially, he was a lecturer in editorial writing and journalism, but soon began teaching courses in contemporary thought and philosophy.


Published Works

  • The New Universe, D. Van Nostrand Co, 1926
  • The Other Illinois, Duell, Sloan and Pearce, 1958
  • College and the Community: Critical Study of Higher Education (First printed in 1952), Green Wood Press, 1969
  • The Small Community: Foundation of Democratic Life (First Printed in 1942), Transaction Publishing, 2012

Titles for Purchase and at Your Library

The Other Illinois

ASIN: B000TROA82
Release Date: 1958


College and the Community: Critical Study of Higher Education

ISBN: 083712879X
Release Date: 1969

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The Small Community: Foundation of Democratic Life

ISBN: 141284746X
Release Date: 2012-07-17

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Literary Awards

External Links

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