Reinventing North American Jewish Communal Structures

By Jeffrey R. Solomon

Jewish Communal Service Association of North America (JCSA), 2001

A basic hypothesis underscores much of this analysis of the organized American Jewish community scene today: The reorganization that resulted in the creation of the United Jewish Communities and the dissolution of the United Jewish Appeal, Council of Jewish Federations, and United Israel Appeal is the first Jewish organizational change created from non-events. Today's crisis is that we have no crisis. Normalcy has emerged in the American Jewish community as a blessing of American and Jewish life.

Topic: Culture, Community Development, Jewish Organizations

Name of Publication: Journal of Jewish Communal Service

Volume/Issue: Vol. 77/No. 3-4

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Genre: Article

Coverage: United States

Language: English

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Bibliographic Information:
Solomon, Jeffrey R. Reinventing North American Jewish Communal Structures. Journal of Jewish Communal Service. Jewish Communal Service Association of North America (JCSA). 2001:


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