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The Amish

Donald B. Kraybill, Karen M. Johnson-Weiner, Steven M. Nolt - History - 2013 - 500 pages
Draws on archival material, oral histories, and direct observations to provide an account of Amish life that explores the diversity within the community and its transformation ...
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Mennonite peacemaking: from quietism to activism

Leo Driedger, Donald B. Kraybill - Political Science - 1994 - 344 pages
The process of modernization levied a dramatic impact on the mode and style of Mennonite peacemaking as shown in this pathbreaking work by Leo Driedger and Donald B. Kraybill ...
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Horse-and-buggy Mennonites: Hoofbeats of Humility in a Postmodern World

Donald B. Kraybill, James P. Hurd - Religion - 2006 - 362 pages
Examining how the Wengers have cautiously and incrementally adapted to the changes swirling around them, this book offers an invaluable case study of a traditional group caught ...
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On the Backroad to Heaven: Old Order Hutterites, Mennonites, Amish, and Brethren

Donald B. Kraybill, Carl Desportes Bowman, Carl F. Bowman - Religion - 2002 - 352 pages
On the Backroad to Heaven is a unique guide to the world of Old Order Anabaptist groups. Focusing on four Old Order communities—the Hutterites, Mennonites, Amish, and Brethren ...
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Amish Grace: How Forgiveness Transcended Tragedy

Donald B. Kraybill, Steven M. Nolt, David L. Weaver-Zercher - Religion - 2010 - 288 pages
On Monday morning, October 2, 2006, a gunman entered a one-room Amish school in Nickel Mines, Pennsylvania. In front of twenty-five horrified pupils, thirty-two-year-old ...
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Where was God on September 11?: Seeds of Faith and Hope

Donald B. Kraybill, Linda Gehman Peachey - Religion - 2002 - 215 pages
This collection of essays, articles, sermons, and letters reflect the wisdom of more than 70 Christian leaders and thinkers as they struggle with profound questions of faith ...
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Concise Encyclopedia of Amish, Brethren, Hutterites, and Mennonites

Donald B. Kraybill - Religion - 2010 - 328 pages
Donald B. Kraybill has spent his career among Anabaptist groups, gaining an unparalleled understanding of these traditionally private people. Kraybill shares that deep ...
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The Riddles of Human Society

Conrad L. Kanagy, Donald B. Kraybill - Social Science - 1999 - 400 pages
This textbook uses the `riddles' metaphor to introduce social analysis and to communicate the critical, questioning aspects of sociology which are at the heart of its tradition ...
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