Commandments, Concerns and Education in the Covenant
Publication Date: January 2006
Publisher(s): Magnes Press (Jerusalem)
Author(s): Arnold Eisen
Special Collection: Berman Jewish Policy Archive
Keywords: American Jews; Adult education; Educators
Coverage: United States
In Jonathan Cohen (ed.) Language and Literatures in Jewish Education, 49-73. My aim in this essay is to engage Michael Rosenak's work at two central points: his understanding of the problems which face the Jewish educator who seeks, in a secular society, to initiate students into a fellowship that is "holy"; and his suggestions for how to accomplish this task.