The Balcony, January 2005

By Ruth Calderon

Jewish Family & Life (JFL Media), January 2005

The author, an Israeli living in America, shares her observations about suburban Jewish life and American Jewish identity in this excerpt of her article "The Balcony." She describes a world of abundance and order but asserts that the American dream is also an exercise in loneliness.

Topic: Socioeconomic Status, Residential Patterns, Cities and Suburbs, Culture, Jewish Identity, Modernity, Community Building

Name of Publication: Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas

Editor: Berrin, Susan

Volume/Issue: 35/617

Page Number(s): 12

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Genre: Article

Coverage: Israel , United States

Language: English

Copyright Holder: Publisher

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Bibliographic Information:
Calderon, Ruth. The Balcony, January 2005. Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas. Jewish Family & Life (JFL Media). January 2005: 12.


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