Family, Church, and Market: A Mennonite Community in the Old and the New Worlds, 1850-1930

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Loewen examines how the Mennonites' social structure and life goals accommodated societal changes and tells of three generations for whom the farm family was the primary social unit. The group's strategies of cultural continuity dictated that they adapt sensitively and carefully to the market economy and the outside world. Photos. Maps.

Family, Church, and Market: A Mennonite Community in the Old and the New Worlds, 1850-1930 1993, University of Illinois Press, Urbana-Champaign, IL

ISBN-13: 9780252063251

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