By Arnold Dashefsky,Ira M. Sheskin

This 12 months e-book, now in its one hundred and fifteenth 12 months, presents perception into significant tendencies within the North American Jewish groups and is the yearly list of the North American Jewish groups. the 1st chapters of half I learn Jewish immigrant teams to the U.S. and Jewish lifestyles on campus. Chapters on “National Affairs” and “Jewish Communal Affairs” learn the year’s occasions. 3 chapters study the demography and geography of the united states, Canada, and international Jewish populations. half II offers Jewish Federations, Jewish group facilities, social provider companies, nationwide companies, 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 reviews courses, books, articles web content, and study libraries; and lists of significant occasions long ago yr, Jewish honorees, and obituaries.

For these attracted to the North American Jewish community—scholars, provider prone, volunteers—this quantity certainly presents the one most sensible resource of knowledge at the constitution, dynamics, and ongoing spiritual, political, and social demanding situations confronting the group. it may be at the bookshelf of everybody drawn to tracking the dynamics of swap within the Jewish groups of North America.

Sidney Goldstein, Founder and Director, inhabitants reports and coaching middle, Brown college, and Alice Goldstein, inhabitants reports and Traini

ng heart, Brown University

The American Jewish 12 months Book is a special and priceless source for Jewish neighborhood execs. it really is half almanac, listing, encyclopedia and all jointly a quantity to have inside effortless succeed in. it's the top, concise diary of tendencies, occasions, and personalities of curiosity for the prior 12 months. we should always all welcome the 12 months Book’s ebook as an indication of power for the Jewish neighborhood.

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

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