What, Not Who, Is a Jew?

By Daniel Gordis

Josh Rolnick, The Sh'ma Institute, March 2011

Ours is an era of unprecedented complexity in the formation of identity. What we need now is a conversation with each other about what Jewishness is at its very essence and about how the changing face of world Jewry should and should not be reflected in conversion policy.

Topic: Halakha, Jewish Law, Policy, Conversion, Jewish Identity, Identity Formation, Identity

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

Editor: Berrin, Susan

Volume/Issue: Vol.41/no.678

Page Number(s): 12-13

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Genre: Article

Coverage: United States

Language: English

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Bibliographic Information:
Gordis, Daniel. What, Not Who, Is a Jew?. Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas. Josh Rolnick, The Sh'ma Institute. March 2011: 12-13. http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=8582


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