Brethren society : the cultural transformation of a "peculiar people" (Book, 1995) [WorldCat.org]
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Brethren society : the cultural transformation of a "peculiar people"

Author: Carl F Bowman
Publisher: Baltimore, Md. : Johns Hopkins University Press, 1995
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This text examines how and why members of the Church of the Brethren - called the "Dunkers" after their way of baptism - were assimilated faster and earlier than their Amish, Mennonite or Hutterite  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Carl F Bowman
ISBN: 0801849047 9780801849046
OCLC Number: 473995239
Description: 491 sider

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"This model study of a small denomination's history, sociology and anthropology will inspire scholars who study larger, less definable religious groups....Bowman provides a good chronology of events Read more...

 
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