Jewish Identity and Jewish Schooling
Publication Date: January 1987
Publisher(s): Conference of Jewish Communal Service (U.S.)
Series: Journal of Jewish Communal Service, 64:1
Special Collection: Berman Jewish Policy Archive
Keywords: American Jews; Jewish Education; Identity Formation
This paper discusses three questions about the psychology of identity and its relation to Jewish education: First, what is identity? Second, what is Jewish identity? What connection do Jewish schooling practices and curricula have with the promotion of Jewish identity?