Book Reviews, Journal of Jewish Communal Service, Winter 1969

By Walter A. Lurie

Jewish Communal Service Association of North America (JCSA), National Conference of Jewish Communal Service, Winter 1969

Contributors review the following books:

  • "Youth in Turmoil" (adapted from a special issue of Fortune). Time-Life Books, New York, 1969;
  • "Social Work With Groups," by Helen Northen. Columbia University Press, New York, 1969;
  • "A Humanistic Foundation for Group Work Practice," by Emanuel Tropp. Selected Academic Readings, 1969;
  • "Judaism and Psychology," by Abraham Amsel. Feldheim, New York, 1969;
  • "The Jewish Way in Death and Mourning," by Maurice Lamm. Jonathan David, New York, 1969;
  • "One Year Later: An Assessment of the Nation's Response to the Crisis Described by the National Advisory Commission On Civil Disorders," by Urban America/Urban Coalition. Frederick A; Praeger, New York, 1969;
  • "Civil Disobedience: Theory and Practice," edited by Huger Adam Bedau; Pegasus, New York, 1969;
  • "Religion, the State and the Schools," by John M. Swomley, Jr., Pegasus, New York, 1969.

As well, contributors the following pamphlets, studies and reports produced by agencies in Jewish communal service:

  • "Report From Israel" by Arnold Forster; Anti-Defamation League of B'nai B'rith, New York, 1969;
  • "JDC Statistical Abstract, 1968." 23rd Annual Issue, Prepared by the Budget and Finance Department of the JDC Overseas Headquarters in Geneva, May 1969;
  • "Conference On Jewish Material Claims Against Germany: Annual Report 1967" and
  • "The American Jewish Community: Its Structure, Role and Organizations," by S. P. Goldberg. Women's American ORT Community Service Publications, New York, 1968.

Topic: Literature, Jewish Communal Service, Publications, Literature Review

Name of Publication: Journal of Jewish Communal Service

Editor: Sherman, Sanford N.

Volume/Issue: Vol. 46/No. 2

Page Number(s): 193-207

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Genre: Book Review

Coverage: United States

Language: English

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Lurie, Walter A. Book Reviews, Journal of Jewish Communal Service, Winter 1969. Journal of Jewish Communal Service. Jewish Communal Service Association of North America (JCSA),National Conference of Jewish Communal Service. Winter 1969: 193-207.


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