The Dynamics of Boundaries: Obedience and Transgression among Bolivian Old Colony Mennonites
Hedberg, Anna Sofia (2016)
Boundaries keep people apart just as they keep people together. Boundaries are social constructs made by man in order to maintain the natural order of things. The aim of this article is to elaborate on the social construct ...
"No Sunday Business": Navigating Religious Rules and Business Opportunities in the Shipyard Mennonite Settlement, Belize
Roessingh, Carel; Bovenberg, Daniëlle (2016)
Within the Old Colony Mennonite settlements of Belize, the relationship between religious and economic practices entails a constant navigation of the acceptable, where threats of worldliness come from technology and from ...
Schooling across Contexts: The Educational Realities of Old Colony Mennonite Students
Crocker, Wendy (2016)
This paper narrates the schooling experiences of the Old Colony Mennonites (OCM) across two contexts based on my first-hand observations as a principal in a rural, southwestern Ontario school and on a research trip to the ...