Intervention by a Jewish Community Relations Council in a Negro Ghetto: A Case Illustration

By Theodore Walden

Jewish Communal Service Association of North America (JCSA), National Conference of Jewish Communal Service, Fall 1967

The author details a case example of intervention by a Jewish organization (the Jewish Community Relations Council of Indianapolis) in a dispute between black ("Negro") tenants suffering maltreatment from a Jewish landlord. The intervention successfully fostered an improvement of the situation beneficial to all parties. The author draws implications from this case for the field in general.

Topic: Black-Jewish Relations, Race, Residential Patterns, Communal Responsibility, Community Relations, Social Issues

Name of Publication: Journal of Jewish Communal Service

Editor: Sherman, Sanford N.

Volume/Issue: Vol. 44/No. 1

Page Number(s): 58-63

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Genre: Article

Coverage: Indianapolis, Indiana

Language: English

Copyright Holder: Publisher

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Bibliographic Information:
Walden, Theodore. Intervention by a Jewish Community Relations Council in a Negro Ghetto: A Case Illustration. Journal of Jewish Communal Service. Jewish Communal Service Association of North America (JCSA),National Conference of Jewish Communal Service. Fall 1967: 58-63. http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=4700


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