Resistance to Assimilation: North American Jewish Opposition to Intermarriage


Publication Date: January 1983

Publisher: Institute of Contemporary Jewry

Author(s): Albert I. Goldberg

Research Area: Culture and religion

Keywords: Demography; North American Jews; Family

Type: Report


In Jewish Population Studies 16 (Papers in Jewish Demography, 1981), 183-197. This paper will examine the factors which account for the resistance to the strength of the melting-pot and other assimilationist forces in North American society.