Marginal No More: Jewish and Single in the 1980s
Publication Date: January 1989
Publisher(s): Conference of Jewish Communal Service (U.S.)
Author(s): Sylvia Barack Fishman
Special Collection: Berman Jewish Policy Archive
Keywords: American Jewry; Family; Marriage
Coverage: United States
In: Journal of Jewish Communal Service 65/4, 328-331. Singles have asked for outreach from the Jewish community in several different areas. They would like to be considered part of the community instead of a marginal group. Ironically, if we wish to strengthen and enhance Jewish family units in the United States today, we must look beyond the so-called conventional Jewish family.