The Amish

The Amish

Book - 2013
Average Rating:
Rate this:
1
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
Publisher: Baltimore, Md. : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2013
Branch Call Number: 289.73 K
Characteristics: xvi, 500 p. : ill., maps ; 26 cm
ISBN: 9781421409146
1421409143

Opinion

From the critics


Community Activity

Comment

Add a Comment

1
13k
May 06, 2016

Very interesting

Age

Add Age Suitability

There are no ages for this title yet.

Summary

Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.

Notices

Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.

Quotes

Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Browse by Call Number

Recommendations

Subject Headings

  Loading...

Find it at Skokie Public Library

  Loading...
[]
[]
To Top