By Arnold Dashefsky,Ira M. Sheskin
This 12 months booklet, now in its a hundred and fifteenth yr, offers perception into significant tendencies within the North American Jewish groups and is the yearly checklist of the North American Jewish groups. the 1st chapters of half I learn Jewish immigrant teams to the USA and Jewish lifestyles on campus. Chapters on “National Affairs” and “Jewish Communal Affairs” research the year’s occasions. 3 chapters study the demography and geography of the USA, Canada, and global Jewish populations. half II offers Jewish Federations, Jewish neighborhood facilities, social carrier businesses, 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 pages, and study libraries; and lists of significant occasions some time past yr, Jewish honorees, and obituaries.
For these drawn to the North American Jewish community—scholars, provider services, volunteers—this quantity certainly offers the one most sensible resource of data at the constitution, dynamics, and ongoing spiritual, political, and social demanding situations confronting the neighborhood. it may be at the bookshelf of all people 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 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 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 developments, occasions, and personalities of curiosity for the prior yr. 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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American Jewish Year Book 2015: The Annual Record of the North American Jewish Communities by Arnold Dashefsky,Ira M. Sheskin