- É·tienne [ey-tyen] /eɪˈtyɛn/, 1788–1856, French socialist who established a utopian community in the U.S. (in Illinois) called Icaria: became U.S. citizen 1854.
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As a result, Cabet, in 1856, was expelled from his own Icaria!
Bakunin used it in the congress at Berne in 1868, to oppose it to the communistic régime of Cabet.Socialism and Democracy in Europe
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The society soon became involved in a controversy in which Cabet's immediate following were outnumbered.
Though educated for the bar, Cabet devoted himself to social and political reform.
Cabet thereupon framed a constitution and sought the means of founding a real Icaria.