The Jewish Father: Past and Present
Publication Date: January 1984
Publisher(s): American Jewish Committee
Author(s): Chaim I. Waxman
Special Collection: Berman Jewish Policy Archive
Keywords: American Jews; Family; Gender
Coverage: United States
The paper explores the role of the Jewish father in the Jewish tradition and the historical experience of Jews in different societies and cultures, and to see what elements in that role are particularly pertinent to contemporary Jewish life.