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Female Leadership in the American Jewish Community

Bessie Gotsfeld and the Mizrachi Women"s Organization of America (Studies in Judaism)

by Baila Round Shargel

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Published by University Press of America .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jewish studies,
  • Women"s studies,
  • Social Science,
  • Religion - Judaism,
  • Sociology,
  • USA,
  • Judaism - General,
  • Non-Classifiable,
  • Women"s Studies - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10906789M
    ISBN 100761836993
    ISBN 109780761836995

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    Jewish family education is based on the premise that, although "the attitudes and behavior patterns [of most American Jewish families presently] resemble those of the non-Jewish, white middle-class (Rosenman, p. )," a percentage of these families are willing, or can be induced, tobe tutored in basic Jewish knowledge, skills and values and. American Jewish women began to find new voices at the same time that Americans responded to Betty Friedan's The Feminine Mystique, which appeared in Some participated in campus upheavals, civil rights marches, and protests against the war in Vietnam. The women's liberation movement also appealed to many American Jewish women.

    It is concluded from this data that the American Jewish community deprives itself of many needed talents to the extent that it does not encourage participation in its leadership positions of all individuals, regardless of sex. (Author/AM)Author: Abraham D. Lavender.   Dear Friends, International Women's Day was held in the week before we celebrate the joyous Festival of Purim. The incidental calendar link between the two events is quite appropriate, because at the center of Purim is the celebration of a woman, the legendary heroine Queen Esther who saved the Children of Israel from genocide planned by the evil Haman.


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