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What Parents Want From the Jewish Education of Their Children

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Publisher(s): Jewish Communal Service Association of North America

Author(s): Arnold A. Lasker

Series: Journal of Jewish Communal Service, 52:4

Special Collection: Berman Jewish Policy Archive

Topic: Culture and religion (Religion and religious groups)
Education (Curriculum)

Keywords: Jewish Identification; Religious Denominations; Jewish Education

Type: Report

Coverage: United States


This is a study that is designed to represent the differentiating goals that parents have for their children in a particular New England community. The study asks a series of questions that attempts to reveal the perceived importance of concerns such as Jewish identity, socialization, religious faith, etc. The author argues that there is a statistically significant difference between the responses of Orthodox and non-Orthodox families.

In Journal of Jewish Communal Service, 52:4