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Larly among the Amish to turn to other sources of income This *change to work outside the farm to work in construction or in *to work outside the farm to work in construction or in or in retail trade has stressed the traditional system of social control in these groups They have had to adapt to new conomic conditions while finding a way to preserve what is Prohibido nacer essential in their communal life The authorsvaluate these changes assess how successful these adaptations are and assess the future viability of these communities Probably the most informative portion of the book is its delineation of the particular techniues that the individual groups use to mark their borders the fences they build to keep members in the contemporary world out The Hutterites primarily use the communal ownership of property all use idiosyncratic customs horse transportation particular clothing hairstyles headwear and measures of social control Serafina and the Seven Stars eg shunning and all avoid various aspects of modern technology that are seen to weaken communal life the family structure Particularly illuminating was the book sxplication of the true significance of these peculiar customs their true role in these societies as the functioning means by which the community consciously defines itself from the surrounding culture they are the signs of loyalty of submission of the members to the group For xample the use of hook and ye fastenings by the Amish instead of buttons while seemingly unimportant in itself and of no particular religious value serves as a visible sign of submission to the group as proof of a willingness to follow the guidance of tradition of the Ordnung Therefore a change to using buttons sewing them on would not be just an What She Saw (Conard County expression of clothing preference but would be regarded as a sign of rebellion against the group a sign of independence of openness to the world Because the authors giveach of the four groups a separate chapter and then add a chapter on their similarities and another one on their differences there is inevitable repetition The same material is presented than once However it would be hard to find a better sociological study of how these four groups maintain their cohesion preserve their individuality and guard their distinctness from the surrounding culture The authors of this #book take a look at four Old Order Anabaptist groups and xplain the history beliefs and practices of the groups their #take a look at four Old Order Anabaptist groups and xplain the history beliefs and practices of the groups their and differences and why they chose to live the way that they do The Old Order groups are the most Namen-Und Sach-Register Zum Jahresbericht �ber Die Fortschritte in Der Lehre Von Den Pathogenen Mikroorganismen Umfassend Bacterien, Pilze Und Protozo�n extreme in their beliefs and separation from modern society Someschew automobiles and Soft Focus electricity while others allow some modern devices while denying others such as the Bretheren s use of automobiles as long as the radios are removed I found this book to be very informative and well researched I chose to read this book for several reasonsI have recently read books about the Amish and have read about the Hutterites in the past but did not know much about the Mennonites or the Bretheren I was most interested in the Bretheren because I am aware that many of their teachings and practices have influenced the Christian group that I meet with the Lord s Recovery While ther Picked this up at the library because it featured a chapter about the Hutterites It s a neat book that compares and contrasts four different Old Order groups The first few chapters coverach group and the last few compare and contrast them then talk about what makes them continue on despite changing technology The chapters on the Old order Mennonite and Amish Were Ok Probably Because ok probably because already knew some things about them The most interesting to me were the chapters on the Hutterites and the Old German Baptist Bretheren Probably because these two groups aren t as well known If you are interested in the Amish and similar groups at all I recommend this boo. And Mennonites are alike in how they Alien Chastity Belt engage the outside world adopting a complex but flexible strategy of compromise that produces anvolving canon of social and religious rules This first comparative study sketches the differences as well as the common threads that bind these groups togethe. ,


I found this book very helpful in Faker explaining these religionsspecially the Brethren the German Baptists I had some as neighbors and they were very nice and friendly Our children played together and attended school together and I worked with some Although they are the most modern of all the groups they are still considered an old order It really helps to understand other religions and respect their ways without judging Excellent book that xplains the history and present of the Hutterites Mennonites Amish and Old Older Brethren I read this admittedly decade old book because I wanted to learn about Hutterites and this is what my local library had available without getting a loan from an university Having grown up available without getting a loan from an university Having grown up Pennsylvania I was somewhat familiar with Mennonites and the Amish and ven some Brethren and it was nice to read a well researched text that HIPPO IN THE GARDEN explored their social organization and how technology or the avoidance of it fits into their separatist beliefs Having grown up near these groups I don t romanticize them I have no delusion about living the simple life Old Order Mennonite style I can tven imagine the life of a farmer using Spinal Trauma every available technology I know farmers and I know that farming is hard and there s a reason my family has been working in trades since all branches of the family tree were still in Europe The one thing I have been guilty of romanticizing is the sense of community in these groups Perhaps this is because I live fairly solitaryxistence and the thought of a built in network is appealing This book Shadow (New Species, explores that sense of community and while it shows the incredible benefits it alsoxplains how the trade off is giving up any individualism and self determination I can t really *Speak To The Academics I *to the academics I presume the authors are xperts but one thing struck me I presume the authors are xperts but one thing struck me odd While I m assuming the authors intent when referring to ancient truths or ancient ways or ancient anything with the Old Order groups that they meant that the groups considered these traditions to be ancient Why point this out Many other religions consider their beliefs to be ancient in origin as well By calling the Old Order ways ancient it seems to imply an ancient origin to their religion which just isn t there or at least not so than any other Christian religion I m no Biblical scholar but I m confident in my assessment that Jesus didn t wear suspenders and a broad brimmed hatWhile I found the book to be The Gathering (Darkness Rising, educational and informative I can t say it was a fun read Like so many academic books the authors don t seem to want to make it read like anything other than assigned reading True they are professors and not authors per se but that s not a goodxcuse for their book to get a bit dull and MongoDB even repetitive at times I do have to give kudos for the title On the Backroad to Heaven is a fantastic title And the authors were obviously in love with it they use that phrase uite a bit throughout the book It was overused to the point wherevery time I read it I could Chastity envision Craig Robinson turning to the camera breaking the fourth wall and saying It s like we re on some sort of Backroad to Heaven On the Backroad to Heaven is a fascinating comparative study of four Old Order religious groups Amish Old Order Mennonites Hutterites and Brethren providing an overview of the culture growth distinctive way of life and uniue religious heritage Further analysis is also done on theffects of Post Modernism on these communities so deeply rooted in tradition Kraybill and Bowman do not treat the Old Order communities neither as cultural relics nor overly romantic anti Modernists but rather as committed Christian communities living by faith and as having made rational a I ve always been a bit confused about various plain folk and this book straightens it all out The writers do tort. On the Backroad to Heaven is a uniue guide to the world of Old Order Anabaptist groups Focusing on four Old Order communities the Hutterites Mennonites Amish and Brethren Donald B Kraybill and Carl Desportes Bowman provide a fascinating overview of their culture growth and distinctive way of. Ure the metaphor of backroad to Heaven a bit but its a small flaw that is *Than Made Up For By *made up for by sensitive and careful delineation of Experiential Learning each group s similarities and differences Fascinating description and comparative analysis of four Anabaptist denominations of Old Oder Whenever someone makes an argument this society works this way because of human nature throw this book at them Not only is it a bad argument to boot but it s completely and utterly wrongWhilst patriarchal and parochial they reject all notions of individualgotism ngendered by today s society the Hutterites going so far as to reject private property altogether and having their personal property reduced to the contents of a box The mental gymnastics and non bureaucratic institutions that people have set up in order to perpetuate and preserve very successfully their way of life are also absolutely fascinatingNot only does this book dispel myths about these communities it shows uite clearly that in terms of mental illness depression suicide rates alienation and loneliness they are far better off than
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at large unfortunately on the brink of having their culture objectified monetized and sold as a novelty item for the desperate modern consumerIt would be really interesting to see how the Old Orders welcomed the very vident rise of the internet seeing as how this book was researched and written almost 20 years ago published 16 years ago Written in 2001 this study of the four main Old Order groups is interesting It is a sociological study and includes a lot of statistics It is very much like a text book and it repeats itself a fair bit but if you are interested in the subject I would recommend it The authors pride themselves on their access to informants among the Plain People and they gloss over most of the current negative publicity or popular culture though they do touch on some of it in the postmodern chapter I do have a better understanding of the history and the differences among the groups This is a sociological study of four Old Order Anabaptist sects the Amish the Horse Mennonite the Dunker and the Hutterite communities written for the general reader by authors with deep knowledge of their history culture and faith traditions This work is particularly valuable for the information it provides on the lesser known sects on the Hutterites and the Dunkers the Old Germen Brethren But it contains a plethora of information on all four And is objective It does not romanticize their communal life styles does not it see them as cological heroes nor as unspoiled naturally wholesome primitives nor as tourist attractions or curiosities Although the word heaven is in the title and heaven is the ultimate goal of the groups discussed and is in fact the original and continuing motivation for the xistence of these groups this work is sociology not theology Is primarily a study of the countercultural social structures of these sects particularly the means by which they define themselves organize their society preserve their traditions The authors provide a good description how A New Philosophy of History each actually functions Theyvaluate ach community s success in creating group loyalty in fulfilling the physical and motional needs of its adherents They do a costbenefit analysis of the price paid the compensation gained by adherents for replacing their individuality with group identify They also provide an conomic analysis of ach society of the means by which they support themselves how successful those means are whether the group is prospering growing or declining In the past the groups were primarily dependent on agriculture on farming but this is changing The growth in their population resulting from the large size of their families coupled with the unavailability of suitable cheap farm land has forced some particu. Life Following a general introduction to Old Order culture they show how FRITZI auf Sylt - ÖLMALEREI - Kunst in Fotobrillant-Druck each group uses a different strategy to create and sustain its identity The Hutterites forxample keep themselves geographically segregated from the larger society whereas the Brethren interact freely with it The Amish. ,
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