The Transformation of American Jewish Politics

Publication Date: January 1989

Publisher: American Jewish Committee

Author(s): Peter Y. Medding

Research Area: Culture and religion; Politics

Keywords: American Jews; Political behavior

Type: Report

Coverage: United States


Much has been written about Jewish voting behavior and political attitudes, but little is known about how American Jews as a group act politically. It is precisely in this sphere that the transformation has been the greatest The article analyses and explains these developments.