What Should We Know About Jewish Identity?

By Steven M. Cohen

Torah Aura Productions, November 24, 2006

Jewish identities in the United States, as elsewhere, are constantly undergoing change. The dynamics of how American Jews conceive of and express their diverse ways of being Jewish inevitably pose new challenges, constraints, and opportunities for Jewish education. Accordingly, an understanding of the changing configurations of American Jewish identity should inform the theory and practice of Jewish education.

Topic: Intermarriage, Jewish Identification, Generational Issues, Education

Name of Publication: What We NOW Know About Jewish Education

Editor: Bloomberg, Linda D. , Flexner, Paul A. , Goodman, Roberta L.

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Genre: Book Chapter

Coverage: United States

Language: English

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Bibliographic Information:
Cohen, Steven M. What Should We Know About Jewish Identity?. What We NOW Know About Jewish Education. Torah Aura Productions. 24 November 2006: http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=4462


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