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The American Jewish Community
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Burstein, Paul. 2010. “The American Jewish Community”. TRAILS: Teaching Resources and Innovations Library for Sociology, April. Washington DC: American Sociological Association.


This course is about the Jewish community in the United States–the many ways in which Jews met the challenge of life here. We will study Jewish migration to the U.S.; how Jews struggled to adapt Judaism to life in their new country; how they created organizations to help each other, to educate their children, and maintain their culture; how anti-Semitism...

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Racial and Ethnic Relations
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College 300

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