Publication Date: January 1989
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Author(s): Schmelz Uziel O.; Sergio DellaPergola
Research Area: Population and demographics
Keywords: Fertility; Demography; World Jews
Coverage: United States
In Studies in Contemporary Jewry 5, 169-200. The aim of this essay is to present a fact-oriented review of several major issues relevant to the demography of Jewish family formation in America. Based on a substantial amount of quantitative evidence, attention is paid here to marriage and mixed marriage.