Gender and Intermarriage among American Jewish Men and Women

By Sylvia Barack Fishman

American Jewish Committee (AJC), 1991

Until the 1960s, Jewish men tended to intermarry more than Jewish women. This gap doesn't exist today. The author describes causes and characteristics of this phenomenon, giving emphases to contemporary gendered aspects.

Topic: History, Gender, Intermarriage, Social Issues, Women

Name of Publication: The Intermarriage Crisis - Jewish Communal Perspectives and Responses

Page Number(s): 55-57

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Genre: Conference Presentation

Coverage: United States

Language: English

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Bibliographic Information:
Barack Fishman, Sylvia. Gender and Intermarriage among American Jewish Men and Women. The Intermarriage Crisis - Jewish Communal Perspectives and Responses. American Jewish Committee (AJC). 1991: 55-57. http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=10837


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