Publication Date: November 1999
Publisher: Hadassah International Research Institute on Jewish Women
Research Area: Culture and religion; Population and demographics; Social conditions
Keywords: Women; History; Research
The author laments the lack of historical concern and research about the Jewish community in South America in general, and that of South American Jewish women in particular. She briefly sketches the history of the Chilean Jewish community, focusing on important individual women, and historical events that impacted women's lives.