Uncoupled: How our Singles are Reshaping Jewish Engagement

By Steven M. Cohen, Ari Y. Kelman

Jewish Identity Project of Reboot, 2008

At least half of non-Orthodox American Jews are uncoupled in two ways, the authors assert: first they are unmarried, and second, they are disengaged from organized Jewry. The authors base their conclusions on a study of national survey data. But, they argue, this disengagement does not represent a distancing from being Jewish, but rather a dissatisfaction with the existing options for connecting Jewishly.

Topic: Jewish Identification, Outreach, Marriage, Study

Funder: Andrea and Charles Bronfman Philanthropies

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Genre: Report

Coverage: United States

Language: English

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Bibliographic Information:
Cohen, Steven M. Kelman, Ari Y. Uncoupled: How our Singles are Reshaping Jewish Engagement. Jewish Identity Project of Reboot. 2008: http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=332


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