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The Future of the Jewish community in America

David Sidorsky

The Future of the Jewish community in America

a Task Force report

by David Sidorsky

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Published by American Jewish Committee, Institute of Human Relations in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Judaism,
  • Jews

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAmerican Jewish Committee, Institute of Human Relations
    ContributionsAmerican Jewish Committee. Task Force on the Future of the Jewish Community in America
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE184.J5 A64 1972
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 93 p. ;
    Number of Pages93
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25570275M
    OCLC/WorldCa21785069

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American Jews, or Jewish Americans, are Americans who are Jews, whether by religion, ethnicity, culture, or nationality. Today the Jewish community in the United States consists primarily of Ashkenazi Jews, who descend from diaspora Jewish populations of Central and Eastern Europe and comprise about 90–95% of the American Jewish population.

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