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The Resource The Amish, Donald B. Kraybill, Karen M. Johnson-Weiner, Steven M. Nolt

The Amish, Donald B. Kraybill, Karen M. Johnson-Weiner, Steven M. Nolt

Label
The Amish
Title
The Amish
Statement of responsibility
Donald B. Kraybill, Karen M. Johnson-Weiner, Steven M. Nolt
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kraybill, Donald B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1968-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Johnson-Weiner, Karen
  • Nolt, Steven M.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Amish
  • Amish
  • Amish
Label
The Amish, Donald B. Kraybill, Karen M. Johnson-Weiner, Steven M. Nolt
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"The companion to American Experience PBS"--Jacket
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 461-485) and index
Contents
Roots. Who are the Amish? ; European origins ; The story in America -- Cultural context. Religious roots ; Sacred rituals ; The Amish way ; Symbols and identity -- social organization. Diverse affiliations ; Population patterns ; Community organization ; Gender and family ; From Rumspringa to marriage ; Social ties and community rhythms ; Education -- External ties. Agriculture ; Business ; Technology ; Health and healing ; Government and civic relations ; The Amish in print ; Tourism and media -- The future. Pursuits of happiness -- Appendix A. Related groups : Mennonites, Brethren, Hutterites -- Appendix B. Key events in Amish history
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xvi, 500 p.
Isbn
9781421409146
Isbn Type
(hbk. : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2012035333
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)810329297
  • (OCoLC)ocn810329297
  • 587838
Label
The Amish, Donald B. Kraybill, Karen M. Johnson-Weiner, Steven M. Nolt
Publication
Note
"The companion to American Experience PBS"--Jacket
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 461-485) and index
Contents
Roots. Who are the Amish? ; European origins ; The story in America -- Cultural context. Religious roots ; Sacred rituals ; The Amish way ; Symbols and identity -- social organization. Diverse affiliations ; Population patterns ; Community organization ; Gender and family ; From Rumspringa to marriage ; Social ties and community rhythms ; Education -- External ties. Agriculture ; Business ; Technology ; Health and healing ; Government and civic relations ; The Amish in print ; Tourism and media -- The future. Pursuits of happiness -- Appendix A. Related groups : Mennonites, Brethren, Hutterites -- Appendix B. Key events in Amish history
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xvi, 500 p.
Isbn
9781421409146
Isbn Type
(hbk. : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2012035333
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)810329297
  • (OCoLC)ocn810329297
  • 587838

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