Ethnicity, American Judaism, and Jewish Cohesion

By Calvin Goldscheider

Prentice-Hall, inc., 1990

The chapter focuses on two themes: 1) the patterns of secularization in Jewish religious behavior and identification and (2) the emergence of alternative forms of Jewish expression. The overriding concern is with the ways in which Jewish cohesion and continuity are manifest in the community.

Topic: Friendship, Continuity, Jewish Identification, Unity, Jewish Continuity, Religion, Secularism

Name of Publication: Social Foundations of Judaism

Editor: Goldscheider, Calvin , Neusner, Jacob

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Genre: Report

Coverage: United States

Language: English

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Goldscheider, Calvin. Ethnicity, American Judaism, and Jewish Cohesion. Social Foundations of Judaism. Prentice-Hall, inc.. 1990:


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