Ethical Dilemmas in the Jewish Community Center


Publication Date: January 1987

Publisher: Conference of Jewish Communal Service (U.S.)

Author(s): David Dubin

Research Area: Culture and religion

Keywords: North American Jews; Jewish Organizations; Informal Jewish Education

Type: Report

Coverage: United States


The Center is, indeed, universal in its acceptance of differences, and while it is integrating and unifying, it does not undermine its philosophy by allowing for separation (an all-Orthodox unit in the day camp) which encourages the continuation and reinforcement of those differences, and this is, by definition, the loftiest level of the concept of "acceptance of difference. "