A Framework for Hispanic-Jewish Relations


Publication Date: January 1992

Publisher: Jewish Communal Service Association of North America

Author(s): Steven F. Windmueller

Research Area: Culture and religion; Social conditions

Keywords: Community Relations; Tolerance; Political Behavior

Type: Report

Coverage: United States


The American Jewish response to the Hispanic agenda has, at best, been selective, issue-based, and personality-driven. A 21st-century strategy for relationships between the two communities should be built on five interest centers: economic development, quality public education, sharing expertise in service delivery, common cultural traditions, and political empowerment.