North American Jewish Settlers in Israel

By Gerald Engel

American Jewish Committee (AJC), 1970

The author presents a study of American and Canadian Jews who chose to go to Israel between 1950-1966 and became permanent residents between 1962-1966. He presents their replies to a number of specific questions about the following: their American background; their reasons for leaving America and going to Israel; their view of why some Americans leave Israel; and their appraisal of the future of American Jewry.

Topic: Diaspora Relations, Israel-Diaspora Relations, Immigration, Jewish Identification, Zionism

Name of Publication: American Jewish Year Book

Volume/Issue: Vol.71

Page Number(s): 161-187

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Genre: Report

Coverage: Israel

Language: English

Copyright Information: Download for personal use, freely distribute link

Bibliographic Information:
Engel, Gerald. North American Jewish Settlers in Israel. American Jewish Year Book. American Jewish Committee (AJC). 1970: 161-187.


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