New Paradigms for the Study of American Jewish Life
Publisher(s): Association for the Social Scientific Study of Jewry
Author(s): Jonathan D. Sarna
Special Collection: Berman Jewish Policy Archive
Keywords: American Jews; Academic research; Jewish identification
Coverage: United States
The author draws on his own work on the history of American Judaism to examine issues of continuing concern to social scientist, particularly the problem of assimilation, within a historical framework. The author also makes a specific proposal concerning the American Jewish Data Bank.