The Changing Jewish Community and its Implications for Jewish Communal Leadership
Publication Date: January 1997
Publisher(s): JCC Association
Author(s): Arnold Eisen
Special Collection: Berman Jewish Policy Archive
Keywords: Jewish Organizations; Social Planning; Future; Community Development
Evaluating the current state of world Jewry, the author contends that the modern world presents the Jewish people with only two options for continued viable existence: Zionism and Emancipation. The author discusses both, including the risks and advantages inherent in each. He further prescribes an agenda and role for Jewish leadership in maximizing Jewish continuity.