Jewishness in New York: Exception or Rule?

By Bethamie Horowitz

State University of New York (SUNY) Press, 1999

My interest in this chapter is to explore continuities in the "Jewishness of place or locale" that cut across the border -faced divisions among nations, or for that matter, between Israel and the Diaspora. How does physical distance from (or closeness to) the Jewish center relate to spiritual and psychological distance from the Jewish people? When you are a citizen of one place and you have a connection to another place, what happens to your identity? Which place is your real place?

Topic: Jewish Identification, Identity Formation

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Genre: Report

Coverage: United States

Language: English

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Horowitz, Bethamie. Jewishness in New York: Exception or Rule?. State University of New York (SUNY) Press. 1999:


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