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  • Horse-and-Buggy Mennonites: Hoof-Beats of Humility in a Postmodern World.
    Kraybill, Donald B., and James P. Hurd (2006)
    University Park: Pennsylvania State University Press.

    Studies the Wengers, a Mennonite group originating in 1927.

    Associated Search Terms: Mennonite, U.S.A.
  • Social Capital and Societal Vision. A Study of Six Farm Communities in Iowa.
    Curry, Janel (2003)
    In Corwin Smidt (ed.) Religion as Social Capital. Producing the Common Good. Waco, Texas: Baylor University Press, pp. 139-152.

    Individualist communities (Quaker, German Reformed, Catholic) had trouble mobilizing for common projects, communal ones (Dutch Reformed, Mennonite, Reorganized LDS) were isolated from extra-communal associations.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, Iowa; Social capital; Mennonite, U.S.A.; Rural; German Reformed, U.S.A.; Catholic, U.S.A.; Dutch Reformed, U.S.A.; Quaker, U.S.A.; Reorganized Latter-day Saints; Community study
  • On the Backroad to Heaven: Old Order Hutterites, Mennonites, Amish, and Brethren.
    Kraybill, Donald B., and Carl F. Bowman (2001)
    Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Hutterite; Anabaptist; Mennonite; Sect; Brethren, U.S.A.; Amish
  • Old Order Mennonites. Rituals, Beliefs, and Community.
    Lee, Daniel B. (2000)
    Chicago: Burnham.

    Associated Search Terms: Ritual; Participant observation; Mennonite, U.S.A.
  • The Meaning of Religious Giving.
    Miller, Sharon L. (1999)
    In Mark Chaves and Sharon L. Miller (eds.) Financing American Religion. Walnut Creek, California: Alta Mira, pp. 37-45.

    Associated Search Terms: Assemblies of God, U.S.A.; Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A.; Contributions; Mennonite General Conference, U.S.A.; Catholic, U.S.A.; Mennonite, General Conference, U.S.A.
  • Faith's Harvest: Mennonite Identity in Northwest Oklahoma.
    Iorio, Sharon Hartin (1999)
    Norman: University of Oklahoma Press.

    Historical sociology & ethnography of Mennonites in Oklahoma.

    Associated Search Terms: Mennonite, U.S.A.; United States, Oklahoma; Participant observation
  • Disquiet in the Land: Cultural Conflict in American Mennonite Communities.
    Kniss, Fred (1997)
    New Brunswick, New Jersey: Rutgers University Press.

    Historical sociology of conflict in Indiana, Ohio, Pennsylvania, & Virginia Mennonite communities. Emphasizes the role of subculture in engendering intradenominational conflict & organizational factors in determining conflict outcomes.

    Associated Search Terms: Conflict; Historical; Mennonite, U.S.A.
  • Authentication at the Periphery: Old Order Mennonite and Unitarian-Universalist Congregations and their Discursive Practices.
    Zito, George V., and Daniel B. Lee (1996)
    In Lewis F. Carter (ed.) The Issue of Authenticity in the Study of Religions. Greenwich, Connecticut: JAI Press, pp. 135-145.

    Associated Search Terms: Unitarian; Unitarian, U.S.A.; Legitimation; Mennonite
  • Ideas and Symbols as Resources in Intrareligious Conflict: The Case of American Mennonites.
    Kniss, Fred (1996)
    Sociology of Religion 57:1: 7-23.

    Overview of intra-Mennonite conflicts, 1810-1985; focuses on the mobilization of symbolic or ideational resources.

    Associated Search Terms: Mennonite, U.S.A.; Social movement; Symbol; Conflict
  • Disquiet in the Land: Conflict Over Ideas and Symbols among American Mennonites.
    Kniss, Fred (1992)
    Unpublished Ph.D.. dissertation, University of Chicago.

    Associated Search Terms: Mennonite, U.S.A.; Conflict
  • The Mennonite Urban Commune:A hermeneutic-Dialectical Understanding of its Anabaptist Ideology and Practice.
    Chesebro, Scott E. (1982)
    Unpublished Ph.D.. dissertation, University of Notre Dame. [DA 43:6 A, p. 2125]

    Study of the Fellowship of Hope commune.

    Associated Search Terms: Hermeneutic; Commune; Mennonite, U.S.A.
  • Responses to Religion. Studies in the Social Psychology of Religious Belief.
    Maranell, Gary M. (1974)
    Lawrence: University of Kansas Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Assemblies of God, U.S.A.; Disciples of Christ; Seventh-day Adventist, U.S.A.; Pentecostal, U.S.A.; Methodist, U.S.A.; Presbyterian, U.S.A.; Lutheran, Missouri Synod; Ritualism scale; Mennonite, U.S.A.; Politics, U.S.A.; Episcopal; Lutheran, U.S.A.
  • Identity Crisis among American Mennonites.
    Peachey, Paul (1968)
    Mennonite Quarterly Review 42:4: 243-259.

    General discussion of the dilemmas brought about by ethnic acculturation to American society.

    Associated Search Terms: Identity; Acculturation; Mennonite, U.S.A.; Ethnic
  • 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, U.S.A.; United States, Oregon; Old German Baptist Brethren, U.S.A.; Amish, Old Order, U.S.A.; Amish
  • Religious Exogamy: A Study of Social Distance.
    Bealer, Robert C., Fern K. Willits, and Gerald W. Bender (1963)
    Sociology and Social Research 48:1: 69-79.

    Analyzes longitudinal data from a sample of rural Pennsylvania 1947 High School sophomores; sect-likeness did not affect religious exogamy. [continuation of another record]

    Associated Search Terms: Mennonite, U.S.A.
  • Interpersonal Relations in Traditional and Emergent Families among Midwest Mennonites.
    Kauffman, J. Howard (1961)
    Marriage and Family Living 23:3: 247-252.

    Analyzes questionnaire data from 149 Midwestern American Mennonite families.

    Associated Search Terms: Mennonite, U.S.A.; Family
  • A Comparative Study of the Traditional and Emergent Family Types among Midwest Mennonites.
    Kauffman, J. Howard (1960)
    Unpublished Ph.D.. dissertation, University of Chicago.

    Associated Search Terms: Mennonite, U.S.A.; Family
  • The Sectarian Black and White World. (Old Colony Mennonites).
    Redekop, Calvin (1959)
    Unpublished Ph.D.. dissertation, University of Chicago.

    Associated Search Terms: Dogmatism; Sect; Mennonite, Canada; Mennonite, U.S.A.
  • Dating Behavior of Mennonite College Students.
    Goering, Orlando James (1955)
    Unpublished M.S. thesis, Iowa State University.

    Associated Search Terms: Mennonite, U.S.A.; Students, undergraduate; Sexual norms
  • An Analysis of Community Adjustment: A Case Study of Jansen, Nebraska.
    Miller, D. Paul (1955)
    Unpublished Ph.D.. dissertation, University of Nebraska.

    In Ch. 7, the author recounts the histories of the churches in the village.

    Associated Search Terms: Community study; Adjustment; Historical; Mennonite, U.S.A.; United States, Nebraska, Jansen; Adaptation; Case study
  • The Cultural Assimilation of the Mennonites at Mountain Lake.
    Redekop, Calvin (1954)
    Unpublished M.A. thesis, University of Minnesota.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, Minnesota, Mountain Lake; Mennonite, U.S.A.; Assimilation
  • An Analysis of the Social Distance Reaction of Students from the Three Major American Mennonite Groups.
    Just, L. Roy (1953)
    Unpublished Ph.D.. dissertation, University of Southern California.

    Associated Search Terms: Mennonite, U.S.A.; Social distance
  • The Mennonites of Sarasota, Florida.
    Scott, Jr., Taylor Carver (1949)
    Unpublished M.A. thesis, University of Florida.

    Associated Search Terms: Mennonite, U.S.A.; United States, Florida, Sarasota
  • The Development of the General Conference of the Mennonite Church of North America in the American Environment.
    Pannabecker, Samuel Floyd (1944)
    Unpublished Ph.D.. dissertation, Yale University.

    Associated Search Terms: Mennonite, U.S.A.
  • The Agricultural Stability of the Old Order Amish and the Old Order Mennonites of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania.
    Kollmorgen, Walter M. (1943)
    American Journal of Sociology 49:3: 233-241.

    Argues that the stability of the communities is explained by their belief in isolation from the wider world.

    Associated Search Terms: Amish, U.S.A.; Rural; Mennonite, U.S.A.; United States, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County
  • A Social Study of the Mennonite Settlement in the Counties of Marion, McPherson, Harvey, Reno, and Butler, Kansas.
    Janzen, Cornelius Cicero (1926)
    Unpublished Ph.D.. dissertation, University of Chicago.

    Associated Search Terms: Mennonite, U.S.A.; United States, Kansas
  • Social Tendencies among the American Mennonites.
    Zook, Ephraim Jacob (1905)
    Unpublished M.A. dissertation, University of Chicago.

    Associated Search Terms: Mennonite, U.S.A.
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