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  • ISBN: 9780736955935
  • ISBN: 0736955933
  • Physical Description: print
    174 pages ; 21 cm.
  • Publisher: Eugene, Oregon : Harvest House Publishers, 2013.

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General Note: Part One. Foundation -- Defining the Amish -- Beliefs -- Community -- Separation -- Nonresistance -- Organization -- Leadership -- Worship -- Rules -- Shunning -- History -- Expansion -- Part Two. Lifestyle --Amish Life -- Food -- Health -- Clothing and Grooming -- Language -- Technology -- Transportation -- Occupations -- Free Time, Vacations, and Entertainment -- Part Three. Passages -- Childhood, Family, and Old Age -- School -- Rumspringa -- Baptism -- Courtship and Marriage -- Death -- Part Four. Outside World -- Us and Them -- Tourism and the Media -- Tragedy and Forgiveness -- Why Are They Amish? -- What Can They Teach Us? -- Part Five. Supplemental Material -- Myths Versus Facts -- Biblical References.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 153-157) and index.
Subject: Amish -- United States -- Social life and customs
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Amish
Amish -- Doctrines

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