Mobility and Jewish Affiliation: The Impact of Self-Selection, Disruption, and Destination
Publication Date: January 1983
Publisher(s): Institute of Contemporary Jewry
Author(s): Steven M. Cohen
Series: Jewish Population Studies 16 (Papers in Jewish Demography, 1981), 421-436.
Special Collection: Berman Jewish Policy Archive
Keywords: Demography; Jewish identification; Residential patterns
Coverage: United States
Using data from the 1975 Boston Jewish community survey, this paper demonstrates that large-scale residential mobility betokens successful integration into the social mainstream and also tends to reduce the diffusion and intensity of Jewish practice and affiliation.
In Jewish Population Studies 16 (Papers in Jewish Demography, 1981), 421-436.