The Balcony, October 2005

By Ruth Calderon

Jewish Family & Life (JFL Media), October 2004

The author, an Israeli educator, shares her impressions on American Judaism from A to Z - American to Zionism - as she moves acrostically through the alphabet. She describes a perfect America, A, from the perspective of Israelis and an idealized Israel from the perspective of Americans. B is for bank, where the Israeli in America learns his/her limitations.

Topic: Diaspora Relations, Israel-Diaspora Relations, Jewish Identification, Acculturation, Israel Attachment

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

Editor: Berrin, Susan

Volume/Issue: Vol.35/no.614

Page Number(s): 11

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Genre: Article

Coverage: Israel , United States

Language: English

Copyright Holder: Publisher

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Bibliographic Information:
Calderon, Ruth. The Balcony, October 2005. Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas. Jewish Family & Life (JFL Media). October 2004: 11.


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