Issues in the Study of the Urban and Regional Distribution of Jews in the United States
Publication Date: January 1993
Publisher(s): Institute of Contemporary Jewry
Author(s): Gary A. Tobin
Special Collection: Berman Jewish Policy Archive
Keywords: American Jews; Demography; Residential mobility
Coverage: United States
In Jewish Population Studies 25 (Papers in Jewish Demography, 1989), 66-75. This paper analyzes some methodological issues involved in studying the regional and urban shifts of American Jewry. Some basic themes concerning regional and intercity mobility are discussed so are the policy implications of regional and urban shifts.