Growing up Amish: the teenage years

Amish life : plain and perplexing -- Socialization : passing on the faith -- Adolescence : forming an Amish identity -- Schooling : read'n, writ'n, and learning the basics -- Parenting : holding on and letting go -- Teen culture : working hard and having fun -- Singings : socializing and s...

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Main Author: Stevick, Richard A. 1939-
Format: Print Book
Language:English
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Published: Baltimore, Md. Johns Hopkins University Press 2007
Series/Journal:Young Center books in Anabaptist and Pietist studies
Standardized Subjects / Keyword chains:B Amish / Teenagers / Christian upbringing
Further subjects:B Amish teenagers United States Social life and customs
B Youth United States Social life and customs
B Amish United States Social life and customs
B Experience account
B Youth Social life and customs United States
B Amish teenagers Social life and customs United States
B Rumspringa
B Amish Social life and customs United States
B Amish teenagers Religious life United States
B Amish teenagers United States Social conditions
B Amish teenagers Social conditions United States
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Summary:Amish life : plain and perplexing -- Socialization : passing on the faith -- Adolescence : forming an Amish identity -- Schooling : read'n, writ'n, and learning the basics -- Parenting : holding on and letting go -- Teen culture : working hard and having fun -- Singings : socializing and stepping out -- Rumspringa : the running-around years -- Courtship : finding a mate -- Weddings : high times in plain places -- The future : keeping faith and coming home
Item Description:Includes bibliographical references and index
ISBN:0801885671