Triple Play: Deconstructing Jewish Lives
Publication Date: January 1993
Publisher(s): Association for the Social Scientific Study of Jewry
Author(s): Sylvia Barack Fishman
Special Collection: Berman Jewish Policy Archive
Keywords: American Jews; Gender; Jewish identification
Coverage: United States
Following the lead and example of Marshall Sklare, this paper uses the tools and quantitative and qualitative social science analysis along with literary analysis to explore changing behaviors and attitudes of Jewish women, and manifestation of connectedness to and alienation from Judaism, the Jewish people, and Jewish institutions among them.