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The Amish
An analysis of the culture of the Amish that is at odds with American culture and values.
# 107092 | 1,617 words | 7 sources | MLA | 2008 | US


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This paper discusses the culture and values of the Amish. It specifically focuses on their culture of community and the ways in which it is at odds with much of American life and values. The paper discusses the beliefs and religion of the Amish, their view of education and their desire for separatism from 'the English' or non-Amish. The paper concludes that the Amish have become beloved by the society they spurn.

Sample of Sources Used:

  • "Amish: Frequently asked questions." (1995). Pennsylvania Dutch Country. Retrieved 27 May 2007 at http://www.800padutch.com/atafaq.shtml
  • "The Amish and plain people." (1995). Pennsylvania Dutch Country. Retrieved 27 May 2007 at http://www.800padutch.com/amish.shtml
  • "The Amish People and their lifestyle." (1995). Pennsylvania Dutch Country. Retrieved 27 May 2007 at http://www.800padutch.com/amishpeople.shtml
  • "Beliefs of the Amish." Religious Tolerance.org. (1996). Ontario Consultants on Religious Tolerance. Retrieved 27 May 2007 at http://www.religioustolerance.org/amish3.htm
  • Drummond, Dee. (2007). "Alcohol and buggies form 'wild years' for Amish teens.' The Toledo Times: Special report http://www.toledoblade.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20010507/SRAMISH/105070013

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