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By Arnold Dashefsky,Ira M. Sheskin

This 12 months booklet, now in its one hundred and fifteenth yr, offers perception into significant developments within the North American Jewish groups and is the yearly checklist of the North American Jewish groups. the 1st chapters of half I research Jewish immigrant teams to the united states and Jewish existence on campus. Chapters on “National Affairs” and “Jewish Communal Affairs” study the year’s occasions. 3 chapters research the demography and geography of the united states, Canada, and global Jewish populations. half II presents Jewish Federations, Jewish group facilities, social carrier organizations, nationwide firms, 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 reports courses, books, articles web content, and examine libraries; and lists of significant occasions long ago yr, Jewish honorees, and obituaries.

For these drawn to the North American Jewish community—scholars, carrier services, volunteers—this quantity surely offers the only most sensible resource of knowledge at the constitution, dynamics, and ongoing non secular, political, and social demanding situations confronting the neighborhood. it's going to be at the bookshelf of every body drawn to tracking the dynamics of swap within the Jewish groups of North America.

Sidney Goldstein, Founder and Director, inhabitants reports and coaching heart, Brown collage, and Alice Goldstein, inhabitants experiences and Traini

ng heart, Brown University

The American Jewish yr Book is a different and worthwhile source for Jewish neighborhood pros. it's half almanac, listing, encyclopedia and all jointly a quantity to have inside of effortless succeed in. it's the top, concise diary of traits, occasions, and personalities of curiosity for the previous 12 months. we should always all welcome the 12 months Book’s ebook as an indication of energy for the Jewish group.

Brenda Gevertz, government Director, JPRO community, the Jewish specialist source Organization

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