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Author Nolt, Steven M., 1968-

Title Plain diversity : Amish cultures and identities / Steven M. Nolt and Thomas J. Meyers
Published Baltimore, Md. : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2007
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Description 1 online resource (x, 241 pages) : illustrations
Series Young Center books in Anabaptist and Pietist studies
Young Center books in Anabaptist & Pietist studies.
Contents Introduction: Amish images and identities -- Patterns of peoplehood -- Migration -- Ordnung -- Ethnicity -- Comparative communities -- Elkhart-Lagrange and Nappanee settlements -- Swiss settlements of Eastern Indiana -- Transplants from Lancaster, Pennsylvania -- The Paoli-Salem communities -- Diversity and unity -- Diverse Amish worlds -- Amish community as conversation -- Appendix: Extinct Indiana Amish settlements
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 227-235) and index
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Subject Amish -- Indiana -- Ethnic identity.
Amish -- Indiana -- Social conditions.
Amish -- Indiana -- Social life and customs.
Community life -- Indiana.
Indiana -- History, Local.
Indiana -- Social conditions.
Indiana -- Social life and customs.
Form Electronic book
Author Meyers, Thomas J., 1952-
ISBN 142140284X
(hardcover ; alk. paper)
(hardcover ; alk. paper)