The Sociology of Jewry: Blueprints for the Future from Contemporary Designs
Publisher(s): Association for the Social Scientific Study of Jewry
Author(s): Jack Nusan Porter
Special Collection: Berman Jewish Policy Archive
Keywords: World Jews; Academic research
The sociology of Jewry, both professionally and academically, has been characterized by its excessive functionalism and conservativism. New directions for both research and policy are called for. The following may be seen as a brief outline of these directions.