Jewish Continuity over Judaic Content: The Moderately Affiliated American Jew


Publication Date: June 1905

Publisher: New York University. NYU Press

Author(s): Steven M. Cohen

Research Area: Culture and religion

Keywords: American Jews; Jewish Identification; Religious Denominations

Type: Report

Coverage: United States


How do the Peripheral, the Moderately Affiliated, and the Involved Jews differ? The answer may be found in two simplifying catch-words: commitment to Judaic content and commitment to Jewish continuity.

In The Americanization of the Jews, ed. By Robert M. Seltzer and Norman J. Cohen, New York University Press, 1995, p.395-416.