Rethinking Living in Two Civilizations: A Reconstructionist Perspective

By Avi Winokur

CLAL: the National Jewish Center for Learning and Leadership, January 23, 1998

The author argues that Mordecai Kaplan's basis for Reconstructionist Judaism, in which the Jewish civilization would fit into the American one, no longer works.

Topic: Communal Responsibility, Freedom, Reconstructionist Judaism, Identity Formation, Individualism

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

Editor: Cardin, Nina Beth

Volume/Issue: Vol.28/no.546

Page Number(s): 3-5

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Genre: Article

Coverage: United States

Language: English

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Bibliographic Information:
Winokur, Avi. Rethinking Living in Two Civilizations: A Reconstructionist Perspective. Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas. CLAL: the National Jewish Center for Learning and Leadership. 23 January 1998: 3-5. http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=8539


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