The Complicated Hyphen

By Cherie Koller-Fox

Jewish Family & Life (JFL Media), October 2004

The author describes the discrepancies between our American and Jewish values around which we have tiptoed. He concludes that while we cannot fully resolve the contradictions between our American and Jewish values, we might to acknowledge that that the hyphen in American-Jewish is not always an uncomplicated path between our two realities.

Topic: Jewish Identification, Community Relations, Assimilation, Values

Name of Publication: Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas

Editor: Berrin, Susan

Volume/Issue: Vol.35/no.614

Page Number(s): 7

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Genre: Article

Coverage: United States

Language: English

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Bibliographic Information:
Koller-Fox, Cherie. The Complicated Hyphen. Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas. Jewish Family & Life (JFL Media). October 2004: 7.


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