Publication Date: January 1988
Publisher: American Jewish Committee
Author(s): Barry A. Kosmin; Paul Ritterband; Jeffrey Scheckner
Research Area: Culture and religion; Population and demographics
Keywords: Jewish Identification; Demography; Census; Methodology
Coverage: United States
This article describes and evaluates the methods of counting Jews and the problems associated with this task, such as: determining who is a Jew; how to count "uncounted Jews"; and how to improve research methodology.
In American Jewish Yearbook 1988, pp. 204-221.