The Impact of Geographic Mobility on Jewish Community Participation: Disruptive or Supportive?
Publication Date: January 1978
Publisher(s): Association for the Social Scientific Study of Jewry
Author(s): Chales Jaret
Special Collection: Berman Jewish Policy Archive
Keywords: American Jews; Residential mobility
In Contemporary Jewry 4/2, 9-21. This paper presents some empirical evidence and suggest a resolution of the dual perspective on the impact of geographic mobility on Jewish community organization, using the individual as the unit of analysis. Data come from personal interviews of a 1975 sample survey of Jews in 9 metropolitan Chicago residential areas.