Clothing the Kehillah

By Jenna Weissman Joselit

CLAL: the National Jewish Center for Learning and Leadership, February 4, 1998

The author provides a brief history of fashion's clash with conservative religious sensibilities, including men's fashion. She concludes that since Jewish culture infuses meaning in daily activities, getting dressed is no exception.

Topic: History, Clothing, Religion

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

Editor: Cardin, Nina Beth

Volume/Issue: Vol.28/no.547

Page Number(s): 1-3

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Genre: Article

Coverage: United States

Language: English

Copyright Holder: Publisher

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Bibliographic Information:
Joselit, Jenna Weissman. Clothing the Kehillah. Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas. CLAL: the National Jewish Center for Learning and Leadership. 4 February 1998: 1-3. http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=8542


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