The Hebrew Language as a Unifying Factor for the Jewish People

By Moshe Chen

World Zionist Organization (WZO), Winter 1989

The author reviews the unique role of the Hebrew language in Jewish identity and history. He contends that the Hebrew language must be propagated and revived in the Diaspora, and that the language must not be taught in isolation from its traditional Jewish source materials.

Topic: Jewish Identification, Hebrew, Identity Formation, Zionism

Name of Publication: Forum: on the Jewish People, Zionism, and Israel

Page Number(s): Vol. 62

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Genre: Brief

Language: English

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Bibliographic Information:
Chen, Moshe. The Hebrew Language as a Unifying Factor for the Jewish People. Forum: on the Jewish People, Zionism, and Israel. World Zionist Organization (WZO). Winter 1989: Vol. 62. http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=2268


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