Can't Buy Me Judaism

By Seth Chalmer

eJewish Philanthropy, August 10, 2012

The author criticizes two articles for illustrating a corrosive assumption which is becoming too common in Jewish organizational discourse: that Judaism is a consumer product. He argues that Jews are called to higher purposes, and that we must not treat Jewish engagement as merely one more product line to be sold.

Topic: Engagement, Consumerism, Jewish Identity, Economy, Meaning, Identity

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Language: English

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Chalmer, Seth. Can't Buy Me Judaism. eJewish Philanthropy. 10 August 2012: http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=14272


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