Foreign Department

By J. B. Lightman

Jewish Communal Service Association of North America (JCSA), National Conference of Jewish Social Service, December 1937

In 1937, Jews throughout the world were facing different very different realities. The lives of Kurdish Jews were dominated by a belief in demons and superstitions. Though incredibly expensive, German Jews continued to keep kosher with the help and funding from Jewish agencies. In order to protect the Jewish community in China, a Jewish Self Protection Corps was been assembled to guard the Jewish quarter. In Costa Rica, a large amount of land has been purchased in the hopes of relocating German refugees.

Topic: Immigration, Diaspora, Geography, Jewish Organizations, Kosher, Security, Refugees, Kashrut

Name of Publication: The Jewish Social Service Quarterly

Editor: Beckelman, M. W.

Volume/Issue: Vol.14/no.2

Page Number(s): 273-275

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Genre: Article

Coverage: China , Costa Rica , Germany

Language: English

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Bibliographic Information:
Lightman, J. B. Foreign Department. The Jewish Social Service Quarterly. Jewish Communal Service Association of North America (JCSA),National Conference of Jewish Social Service. December 1937: 273-275. http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=10951


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