Collecting International Statistics on Jewish Education: Methodological Problems and Preliminary Findings


Publication Date: January 1983

Publisher: Institute of Contemporary Jewry

Author(s): Harold S. Himmelfarb

Research Area: Education

Keywords: World Jews; Academic research; Jewish education

Type: Report

Abstract:

In: Jewish Population Studies 16 (Papers in Jewish Demography, 1981), 447-454. The paper outlines the goals of The Project for Jewish Educational Statistics, discusses some of the methodological problems involved in this type of international research and summarizes some early findings.