The Cultural Condition of the Jewish People: Jewish Studies

By Joseph Dan

Memorial Foundation for Jewish Culture, 1984

This article deals with developments in the nature of Jewish studies after World War II and the establishment of the state of Israel. The field of Jewish studies has a growing and diverse number of scholars, institutions and perspectives and now holds a greater influence in the academic world. The author compares the nature of Judaic studies in Israel, the US and Europe. He concludes with marking the significance of the tradition of the World Congresses of Jewish Studies held in Jerusalem every four years.

Topic: Diaspora Relations, Israel-Diaspora Relations, Culture, Educators, Renewal and Renaissance, Judaic Studies, Higher Education, Jewish Studies, Scholarship, Teachers, Academic Research

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Genre: Article

Coverage: Europe , Israel , United States

Identifier: 84-BD-22

Language: English

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