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  • The Amish in North America: Knowledge, tradition and modernity.
    Cooksey, Elizabeth C., and Joseph F. Donnermeyer (2012)
    In Mathew Guest and Elisabeth Arweck (eds.) Religion and Knowledge: Sociological Perspectives. Aldershot, U.K.: Ashgate, pp. 77-94.

    Amish life is sustained by separation, a sense of history, & a small-scale setting in which introspection & decision-making occur.

    Associated Search Terms: Plausibility structure; Amish, North America
  • The Anabaptist Identification Ladder: Plain-Urban Continuity in Diversity.
    Driedger, Leo (1977)
    Mennonite Quarterly Review 51: 278-291.

    Discusses boundary maintenance among Hutterites, Old Order Amish, Old Colony Mennonites, & urban Mennonites.

    Associated Search Terms: Identity; Hutterite, North America; Amish, North America; Mennonite, North America; Boundary maintenance
  • The Plain People of Oregon.
    Barclay, Harold B. (1967)
    Review of Religious Research 8: 140-165.

    Analyzes the survival mechanisms used by the Church of God in Christ (Mennonite), Old Order Amish, Unaffiliated Conservative Amish Mennonites, & Old German Baptist Brethren.

    Associated Search Terms: Mennonite, North America; Anabaptist; Mennonite, U.S.A.; Amish, Old Order, U.S.A.; Amish, U.S.A.; Old German Baptist Brethren, U.S.A.; Amish; United States, Oregon
  • Minority-majority Relations and Economic Interdependence.
    Redekop, Calvin, and John A. Hostetler (1966)
    Phylon 27:4: 367-378.

    Uses economic involvement as an indicator of the structural assimilation of Hutterites, Mennonites, & Amish.

    Associated Search Terms: Hutterite, North America; Economic; Mennonite, North America; Minority; Amish, North America
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