Neighborhood Stabilization in Jewish Communities: A Comparative Analysis
Publication Date: January 1982
Publisher(s): Oxford University Press
Author(s): David P. Varady
Special Collection: Berman Jewish Policy Archive
Keywords: American Jews; Residential mobility; Demography
Coverage: Illinois Pennsylvania Maryland Ohio
This paper seeks to add to the limited literature available on the nature and limitations of stabilization efforts implemented by Jewish communal agencies by comparatively analyzing efforts in Chicago, Pittsburgh, Baltimore, Cincinnati, and Cleveland. This paper draws heavily from open-ended interviews conducted with staffs of various stabilization projects and the staffs of local Jewish federations.