By John Andrew Hostetler
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Photographs by Lucian Niemeyer. Text by Donald B. Kraybill. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1993. America's Amish Country. Doyle Yoder and Leslie A. Kelly. Berlin, Ohio: Amish Country Publications, 1992. The Amish: A People of Preservation. Video, 54 min. PBS documentary. , 1992. Distributed by Gateway Films, Worchester, PA 19490. Amish Education Amish Children: Education in the Family, School, and Community. John A. Hostetler and Gertrude E. Huntington. New York: Harcourt Brace, 1992.
But by outside standards his present income is on a poverty level. The farms were signed over or sold at modest cost to the younger generation. Prestige within the community is measured by how well one works for the good of the community. Indicators of social class, such as income, education, and symbols of affluence, have no validity in Amish society. There are certain other indicators of prestige, however, based on Amish goals such as obedience, humility, and caring. The highest respect is accorded those couples who are model farmers, who train their children well so that they want to be Amish, and who help the young to settle on farms.
1978. After the Fire: The Destruction of the Lancaster County Amish. Randy Michael-Testa. Hanover, New Hampshire: University Press of New England, 1992. Discusses greed and its destructive influence on the Amish community. The Amish and the State. Donald B. Kraybill, ed. Johns Hopkins University Press, 1993. Various authors discuss Amish religious freedom, education, health care, land use, transportation, and other subjects. ; at People's Place in Intercourse, PA 17534; or at any Provident Bookstore (800 7594447).
Amish Life by John Andrew Hostetler