Aims and Ways of Comparative Research on the Demography of the Jews

Publication Date: January 1977

Publisher: Institute of Contemporary Jewry

Author(s): Roberto Bachi

Research Area: Population and demographics

Keywords: World Jews; Academic research; Demography

Type: Report


An attempt to conceptualize and to clarify some aspects of the research involved in world Jewish demography, such as: the field to be covered, chronological and geographical limits, alternative approaches in the presentation of the findings and examples of problems to be studied in comparative research on the Jews.

In Jewish Population Studies 10 (Papers in Jewish Demography, 1973), 5-46