ERIC Number: EJ394304
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: 0
Insights for the Future of Agriculture from the Life-Support Strategies of Three German-Heritage Groups.
Lanyon, L. E.; Bowser, Timothy
Bulletin of Science, Technology & Society, v8 n3 p292-301 1988
Described are the history of three German-heritage groups settled in Pennsylvania: the Solitary of Ephrata Commune, the Amish, and the Harmony Society. Suggested are pastoral, agrarian, and commercial agricultural analogs to life-support strategies of these groups respectively. Faustian agriculture emphasizing the connection of agriculture to society is discussed. (YP)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Historical Materials; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
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