The Front Porch

By Lisa D. Grant

Jewish Family & Life (JFL Media), June 2009

Grant takes a look at the front porch, a space that is both public and private. She connects the experience of a public porch to that of American Judaism today, where private and public Judaism intersect. Jews no more live by the phrase: "Be a Jew in the home and a man on the street", but rather live as a Jew both in the home and on the street.

Topic: Tradition, Sociology, Jewish Identification, Housing

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

Editor: Berrin, Susan

Volume/Issue: 39/661

Page Number(s): 2

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Genre: Article

Coverage: United States

Language: English

Copyright Holder: Publisher

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Bibliographic Information:
Grant, Lisa D. The Front Porch. Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas. Jewish Family & Life (JFL Media). June 2009: 2. http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=6558


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