Mexican Jewry: Some Persistent Issues

By Daniel J. Elazar

World Zionist Organization (WZO), 1979

In this article, the author, a professor at Bar-Ilan University, offers a history and current-day analysis of the Mexican Jewish community. He describes the events undergone by the Marranos in Mexico and the ways this community has adapted to its new setting, while also relating to the current state of the community and what it requires in order to retain its cohesion.

Topic: Culture, Mexican Jewry, Community Building

Name of Publication: Forum: on the Jewish People, Zionism, and Israel

Volume/Issue: 36

Page Number(s): 123-129

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Genre: Article

Coverage: Mexico

Language: English

Copyright Holder: Publisher

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Bibliographic Information:
Elazar, Daniel J. Mexican Jewry: Some Persistent Issues. Forum: on the Jewish People, Zionism, and Israel. World Zionist Organization (WZO). 1979: 123-129.


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