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Author Trollinger, Susan L., 1964-

Title Selling the Amish : the tourism of nostalgia / Susan L. Trollinger
Published Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, [2012]
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Description 1 online resource (xxii, 193 pages) : illustrations, maps
Series Young Center books in Anabaptist and Pietist studies
Young Center books in Anabaptist & Pietist studies.
Contents Who are the Amish? -- Tourism in Amish country -- Time and gender in Walnut Creek -- Technology and innocence in Berlin -- Ethnicity and performance in Sugarcreek -- Nostalgia and the power of Amish witness
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [179]-185) and index
Subject Amish -- Ohio -- Amish Country -- Public opinion.
Heritage tourism -- Ohio -- Amish Country.
Mennonite architecture -- Ohio -- Amish Country.
Public opinion -- Ohio -- Amish Country.
Amish Country (Ohio) -- Description and travel.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2011021670
ISBN 1421404192 (hardcover : alk. paper)
1421404672 (electronic bk.)
9781421404196 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9781421404677 (electronic bk.)