Publication Date: January 1999
Publisher: Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs; Advancing Women Professionals and the Jewish Community
Author(s): Shifra Bronznick
Research Area: Labor; Social conditions
Keywords: Jewish Organizations; Leadership; Feminism
Coverage: United States
The author examines women's volunteer and professional involvement in Jewish communal leadership. She presents research findings and proposes underlying causes for the existing underrepresentation of women. She argues that this underrepresentation is counterproductive for Jewish organizations aspiring to attract younger constituents. She also puts forth strategic recommendations to remedy the status quo.
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