By Arnold Dashefsky,Ira M. Sheskin
This yr publication, now in its a hundred and fifteenth yr, offers perception into significant tendencies within the North American Jewish groups and is the once a year checklist of the North American Jewish groups. the 1st chapters of half I research Jewish immigrant teams to the united states and Jewish lifestyles on campus. Chapters on “National Affairs” and “Jewish Communal Affairs” examine the year’s occasions. 3 chapters study the demography and geography of the united states, Canada, and global Jewish populations. half II presents Jewish Federations, Jewish group facilities, social carrier businesses, nationwide organisations, in a single day camps, museums, and Israeli consulates. the ultimate chapters current nationwide and native Jewish periodicals and broadcast media; educational assets, together with Jewish experiences courses, books, articles web content, and examine libraries; and lists of significant occasions some time past 12 months, Jewish honorees, and obituaries.
For these drawn to the North American Jewish community—scholars, carrier prone, volunteers—this quantity definitely presents the only top resource of knowledge at the constitution, dynamics, and ongoing spiritual, political, and social demanding situations confronting the group. it's going to be at the bookshelf of each person drawn to tracking the dynamics of switch within the Jewish groups of North America.
Sidney Goldstein, Founder and Director, inhabitants reports and coaching middle, Brown college, and Alice Goldstein, inhabitants experiences and Traini
ng middle, Brown University
The American Jewish yr Book is a special and helpful source for Jewish neighborhood pros. it truly is half almanac, listing, encyclopedia and all jointly a quantity to have inside effortless succeed in. it's the most sensible, concise diary of tendencies, occasions, and personalities of curiosity for the previous 12 months. we should always all welcome the yr Book’s booklet as an indication of energy for the Jewish group.
Brenda Gevertz, government Director, JPRO community, the Jewish specialist source Organization
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