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The Amish of Lancaster County

Donald B. Kraybill - Social Science - 2008 - 96 pages
Primer to understanding Amish life for visitors. Captivating color photography. Insight on recent media events.
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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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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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The Amish

Donald B. Kraybill, Karen M. Johnson-Weiner, Steven M. Nolt - Religion - 2013 - 520 pages
The Amish have always struggled with the modern world. Known for their simple clothing, plain lifestyle, and horse-and-buggy mode of transportation, Amish communities ...
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The Amish and the State

Donald B. Kraybill - Law - 2003 - 351 pages
In this new edition of The Amish and the State Donald Kraybill brings together legal scholars and social scientists to explore the unique series of conflicts between a ...
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Amish Enterprise: From Plows to Profits

Donald B. Kraybill, Steven M. Nolt - History - 2004 - 286 pages
Amish culture has been rooted in the soil since its beginnings in 1693. But what happens when members of America's oldest Amish community enter non-farm work in one generation ...
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The Amish Struggle with Modernity

Donald B. Kraybill, Marc Alan Olshan - Religion - 1994 - 304 pages
A distinctive American subculture responds to the forces of social change.
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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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