Paternalism -- the Jewish Dimension

By Ruben Schindler

Jewish Communal Service Association of North America (JCSA), 1987

Paternalism has been most recently discussed in both the context of social welfare, social work and ethics. It is to a large degree another element of the broader issue of the role of values in social work. This inquiry focuses on paternalism from a Jewish dimension and points to the challenges and complexities inherent in paternalistic acts and policies.

Topic: Gender, Culture, Social Work

Name of Publication: Journal of Jewish Communal Service

Volume/Issue: Vol. 63/No. 4

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Genre: Article

Coverage: United States

Language: English

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Bibliographic Information:
Schindler, Ruben. Paternalism -- the Jewish Dimension. Journal of Jewish Communal Service. Jewish Communal Service Association of North America (JCSA). 1987:


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