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Meet the Amish

Charles Scott Rice

Meet the Amish

a pictorial study of the Amish people

by Charles Scott Rice

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Published by Rutgers Univ. Press in New Brunswick .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Pennsylvania.
    • Subjects:
    • Mennonites -- Pennsylvania.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Charles S. Rice & John B. Shenk.
      ContributionsShenk, John Baker, 1913-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBX8117.P4 R5
      The Physical Object
      Pagination21, [96] p.
      Number of Pages96
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6522496M
      LC Control Number47030654
      OCLC/WorldCa620848

      Arguing that Amish life is shaped equally by internal and external social, political, and economic contexts, Nolt explores Amish identity as emerging from a complex cultural negotiation with modernity. He takes on much-hyped topics such as Rumspringa and reveals the distinctive Amish approach to technology. He also explains how Amish principles.


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