Arnold Dashefsky,Ira Sheskin's American Jewish Year Book 2013: The Annual Record of the PDF

By Arnold Dashefsky,Ira Sheskin

ISBN-10: 3319016571

ISBN-13: 9783319016573

ISBN-10: 3319348736

ISBN-13: 9783319348735

This e-book, in its 113th 12 months, offers perception into significant developments within the North American Jewish group, analyzing Jewish schooling, manhattan Jewry, nationwide and Jewish communal affairs, and the united states and global Jewish inhabitants. It additionally acts as a massive source with its lists of Jewish associations, Jewish periodicals, and educational assets in addition to Jewish honorees, obituaries, and significant fresh occasions. it may turn out valuable to social scientists and historians of the yank Jewish neighborhood, Jewish communal employees, and the click, between others. 

For greater than a century, the American Jewish yr Book has remained and keeps to serve, even within the net age, because the best reference paintings on modern Jewish existence. This year’s quantity, with its detailed reviews on Jewish schooling and  the hot York group and its updates on Jewish inhabitants data, Jewish associations, and the most important Jewish figures who handed within the 12 months earlier, keeps this greatest tradition.

Pamela S. Nadell, Chair, division of historical past, American college and Co-editor, Making Women’s Histories: past nationwide Perspectives

 The 2013 quantity of the American Jewish 12 months Book impressively demonstrates that Arnold Dashefsky and Ira Sheskin have restored this crucial source in all its former glory.

Bruce A. Phillips, Professor of Sociology and Jewish Communal provider, Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of faith, Los Angeles

Having a present American Jewish 12 months Book on my shelf is like having a panel of specialists on American Jewish lifestyles on the prepared, ready to provide me considerate, actual solutions and observations at the key concerns, tendencies and facts that outline our continental Jewish neighborhood this present day. good into its moment century, the American Jewish 12 months Book remains to be an important source for critical leaders, practitioners and scholars who search to floor their paintings in sturdy learn and up to date data.

Jacob Solomon, higher Miami Jewish Federation President and CEO

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