Why Be Jewish?

By Steven Bayme, Barry W. Holtz

American Jewish Committee (AJC), 1992

This document is comprised of two background papers prepared in advance of the American Jewish Committee's May 1992 Annual Meeting. The papers represent components in the AJC's "Why Be Jewish" program, designed to make a compelling case for leading a Jewish life in contemporary America, and to enable Jews to identify and internalize the salience of Jewish heritage and tradition to contemporary American identity.

Topic: Continuity, Jewish Identification, Engagement, Jewish Continuity, Assimilation

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Coverage: United States

Language: English

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Bibliographic Information:
Bayme, Steven. Holtz, Barry W. Why Be Jewish?. American Jewish Committee (AJC). 1992: http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=3589


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