A Flame Still Burns: The Dimensions and Determinants of Jewish Identity Among Young Adult Children of the Intermarried - Findings and Policy Implications
Publication Date: June 2005
Publisher(s): Jewish Outreach Institute
Author(s): Pearl Beck
Special Collection: Berman Jewish Policy Archive
Keywords: American Jews; Identity formation; Jewish identification
Coverage: Massachusetts Illinois California
Based on 90 face-to-face interviews with people age 22-30 who grew up with one Jewish and one non-Jewish parent the study presents a textured portrait that reveals the complex and multi-faceted attitudes and behaviors of the respondents. The study develops policy initiatives and strategies for engaging this population.