American Jewish Year Book 2012 by Arnold Dashefsky,Ira Sheskin

By Arnold Dashefsky,Ira Sheskin

The 2012 American Jewish yr Book, “The Annual list of yankee Jewish Civilization,” includes significant chapters on Jewish secularism (Barry Kosmin and Ariela Keysar), Canadian Jewry (Morton Weinfeld, David Koffman, and Randal Schnoor), nationwide affairs (Ethan Felson), Jewish communal affairs (Lawrence Grossman), Jewish inhabitants within the usa (Ira Sheskin and Arnold Dashefsky), and international Jewish inhabitants (Sergio DellaPergola). those chapters supply perception into significant tendencies within the North American and international Jewish group. the amount additionally acts as a source for the yankee Jewish group and for teachers learning that group via delivering obituaries and lists of Jewish Federations, Jewish group facilities, nationwide Jewish firms, Jewish in a single day camps, Jewish museums, Holocaust museums, neighborhood and nationwide Jewish periodicals, Jewish honorees, significant contemporary occasions within the American Jewish group, and educational journals, articles, web content, and books. the quantity may still turn out invaluable to social scientists and historians of the yank Jewish neighborhood, Jewish communal staff, the clicking, and others attracted to American and Canadian Jews.​

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