Jews and Economic Justice

By Leonard Fein

Forward Association, 1993

From Robert Putnam's work on the importance of social capital, conceived as civic minded reciprocity, we learn how important that capital is, not just to governance, but to prosperity and economic growth as well. It seems a logical jump that Jewish solidarity, and the commitment to justice as a collective endeavor has been instrumental to the communities legacy of prosperity.

Topic: Sociology, Belonging, Economic Development, Community Building

Name of Publication: Jewish Daily Forward

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Coverage: United States

Language: English

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