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The Resource Amish society, John A. Hostetler

Amish society, John A. Hostetler

Label
Amish society
Title
Amish society
Statement of responsibility
John A. Hostetler
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
An anthropological study of this cohesive group which prefers to struggle against modern civilization rather than change a traditional way of life
Additional physical form
Also issued online.
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
301.45/28/87
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
  • E184.M45
  • BX8129.A6
LC item number
  • H63 1980
  • H6 1980
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Amish society, John A. Hostetler
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 385-401
Contents
Models for understanding Amish society -- Birth of Amish society -- To America -- Amish charter -- Community -- Agriculture and subsistence -- Amish family -- Child nurture and training -- Life ceremonies -- Ritual integration of the community -- Symbolism of community and exclusiveness -- Government and the Amish -- Change and fragmentation -- Deviation and vulnerability -- Health and healing -- Backstage Amish life -- Responses to change -- Discourse with survival
Control code
109477
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
3d ed.
Extent
xv, 414 p.
Isbn
9780801823343
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
79023823
Other physical details
ill
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm05613442
  • (OCoLC)5613442
Label
Amish society, John A. Hostetler
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 385-401
Contents
Models for understanding Amish society -- Birth of Amish society -- To America -- Amish charter -- Community -- Agriculture and subsistence -- Amish family -- Child nurture and training -- Life ceremonies -- Ritual integration of the community -- Symbolism of community and exclusiveness -- Government and the Amish -- Change and fragmentation -- Deviation and vulnerability -- Health and healing -- Backstage Amish life -- Responses to change -- Discourse with survival
Control code
109477
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
3d ed.
Extent
xv, 414 p.
Isbn
9780801823343
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
79023823
Other physical details
ill
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm05613442
  • (OCoLC)5613442

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