By Janis Lee Thiessen
Manufacturing Mennonites examines the efforts of Mennonite intellectuals and company leaders to redefine the group's ethno-religious identification in keeping with altering fiscal and social stipulations after 1945. because the commercial place of work was once essentially the most major venues during which competing id claims have been contested in this interval, Janis Thiessen explores how Mennonite staff answered to such redefinitions and the way they affected classification relations.
Through extraordinary entry to vast inner most corporation documents, Thiessen offers an cutting edge comparability of 3 companies based, owned, and initially staffed through Mennonites: the printing enterprise Friesens company, the window producer Loewen, and the furnishings producer Palliser. Complemented with interviews with staff, managers, and enterprise proprietors, Manufacturing Mennonites pioneers vital new trajectories for scholarship - how faith can impact enterprise heritage, and the way classification kin have inspired spiritual history.
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Manufacturing Mennonites: Work and Religion in Post-War Manitoba (Canadian Social History Series) by Janis Lee Thiessen