JCC and Synagogue: Creating American Jewish Community

By Riv-Ellen Prell

JCC Association (JCCA), October 1998

The author examines and compares the institution of the synagogue with the institution of the Jewish community center in order to better understand how and why Jewish institutions serve as a source of community. She describes the unique roles and functions of each.

Topic: Jewish Community Centers (JCCs), Jewish Organizations, Community Development, Synagogues and Congregations, Community Centers

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Genre: Report

Coverage: United States

Language: English

Copyright Information: Download for personal use, freely distribute link

Bibliographic Information:
Prell, Riv-Ellen. JCC and Synagogue: Creating American Jewish Community. JCC Association (JCCA). October 1998: http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=763


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