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Children in Amish society

John Andrew Hostetler

Children in Amish society

socialization and community education

by John Andrew Hostetler

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Published by Holt, Rinehart and Winston in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Amish children -- Education -- United States -- Case studies

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 117-119.

      Statement[by] John A. Hostetler and Gertrude Enders Huntington.
      SeriesCase studies in education and culture
      ContributionsHuntington, Gertrude Enders, joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLC586.A45 H673 1971
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 119 p.
      Number of Pages119
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5317832M
      ISBN 10003077750X
      LC Control Number72157454

      Second, in a communal society that values humility, posing for photos is a sign of pride that calls attention to oneself and rubs against Amish beliefs about the importance of deferring and. “Yes, Amish families do play games and read together in the evenings. Parents are involved in their children’s activities. However, there are not long evenings in an Amish family. When the children get home from school, there are chores that must be done. At an early age, children have responsibilities assigned to them.

        Hard work forms a core value of Amish society and children receive chores from an early age to contribute to their home and family. In addition, the activities of the community have the effect of creating a warm and nurturing environment which draws more than 80 percent of Amish youngsters to declare their affiliation with their Church and join. Religious services are generally held every other Sunday and typically last from the morning into the early afternoon. Traditional hymns from the Ausbund—an Amish book of songs dating back to the s—are sung and several sermons and Bible readings are service is usually led by a Bishop, which is a lifelong appointment chosen by drawing lots.

      It isn't the way of the Amish to rite about themselves. But John A. Hostetler - author of the best-selling "Amish Society" - has put together a delightful anthology in which they do just that. More than rare and unusual letters and journal entries, poems and stories, riddles, legends, and bits of family lore offer a uniquely authentic view of Amish life from colonial times to the present.5/5(1). From a tourist guide book advertising the "quaint" and "simple" practices of the Amish to the movie Witness, the curiosity of outsiders has grown, while impressions of the Amish—a simple, quiet people rejecting modernity—have remained largely static and simplified. A better understanding of the core values and aspirations of this.


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That said, since Amish society tends to be somewhat static, that is, change happens at the pace the congregation sings one of their hymns at church, John A.

Hostetler's, "Amish Society", should do nicely in providing a rather comprehensive view of "Amish Society"/5(39).

John Andrew Hostetler, Ph.D. (Pennsylvania State University, ) was a scholar of Amish and Hutterite societies, a Fulbright scholar, and occasional film consultant and expert witness.

He retired from the faculty of Temple University (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) inand served the next five years as Distinguished Scholar-in-Residence at the Young Center for Anabaptist and Pietist/5(6).

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Read 23 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Highly acclaimed in previous editions—with more t copies in 4/5. The book begins by looking at the Amish population in three contexts: 1) migration (how Amish have moved into, and within, Indiana), 2) Ordnung (the Amish rules and guidelines for living, which vary by communities throughout the state), and 3) ethnicity (there are two different ethnic groups in the Amish world – “Pennsylvania German” and.

Hostetler describes attitudes to "the English World", the religious and daily life, and how the Amish merge with their secular neighbors. The book also describes a bit of the struggle the Amish faced in the 60's when they sought permission to have their own schools and end Written: John A.

Hostetler () is author of the best-selling Amish Society and the widely acclaimed Hutterite Society, both available from Johns Hopkins. Raised in the Amish faith, he was founding director of the Center for Anabaptist and Pietist Studies at Elizabethtown College in Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania, and a former professor of anthropology and sociology at Temple University.4/5(3).

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Gender Relations. The Amish marry for life and form close, cooperative unions. The man is the head of the family and responsible for all the heavier farm work; the woman follows his leadership in major decisions and is responsible for child-raising, cooking, cleaning, washing, and housekeeping.

Genre/Form: Case studies: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Hostetler, John Andrew, Children in Amish society. New York, Holt, Rinehart and Winston [].

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Beliefs and way of life. Humility, family, community, and separation from the world are the mainstays of the ay life and custom are governed by an unwritten code of behaviour called the Ordnung, and shunning (Meidung) remains an integral way in which the community deals with disobedient members.

In formal religious doctrine, the Amish differ little from the Mennonites.The Amish stress strict obedience in their children, and this is taught and enforced by parents and preachers.

Several passages in the Bible are used to support this view. Their children, as with all children, may resist a parent's request. However, things such as tantrums, making faces, calling others bad names, and general disobedience are rare because the children are raised to comply with.Amish children do not attend public schools, but instead go to a one-room school house that is located near their homes.

Each morning Amish children walk to school and spend the majority of the day studying. Amish children learn to speak Pennsylvania Dutch when they are young, but when they go to school they also learn to speak English and German.