Lessons of the "Who Is a Jew?" Debate

By Michael Strassfeld

Eugene Borowitz, May 12, 1989

The author argues that the Jewish community needs to move beyond the idea of a Diaspora Judaism that is too dependent on Israel to make its own strong religious commitments.

Topic: Diaspora Relations, Israel-Diaspora Relations, Jewish Identification, Religious Denominations, Identity Formation

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

Editor: Borowitz, Eugene B.

Volume/Issue: Vol.19/no.374

Page Number(s): 109-112

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Genre: Article

Coverage: Israel , United States

Language: English

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Bibliographic Information:
Strassfeld, Michael. Lessons of the "Who Is a Jew?" Debate. Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas. Eugene Borowitz. 12 May 1989: 109-112. http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=9563


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