In addition, he includes a new chapter describing Amish recreation and social gatherings, and he applies the concept of qsocial capitalto his sensitive and penetrating interpretation of how the Amish have preserved their social networks and the solidarity of their community.... in the Amish opposition to high school was the fear that academic life would teach Amish youth to despise manual work. ... always found expression in Amish society.39 Practical expressions of art are encouraged in quilting patterns, recipes, anbsp;...
|Title||:||The Riddle of Amish Culture|
|Author||:||Donald B. Kraybill|
|Publisher||:||JHU Press - 2003-05-01|