By Chaim I Waxman

This e-book seriously analyzes American Jewish child boomers, targeting the results in their Jewish id and id for the collective American Jewish group. using facts bought from the 1990 nationwide Jewish inhabitants Survey, the ebook starts with a demographic portrait of yankee Jewish child boomers. understanding that the United States s Jews are either a spiritual and ethnic team, a comparability is made with Protestant and Catholic child boomers, in addition to different ethnic teams. The spiritual styles of the Jewish child boomers and their ethnic styles are tested in-depth, and put in the higher contexts of the fashionable or post-modern personality of faith and ethnicity. The booklet s wide presentation of specific quantitative facts is constantly complemented by way of qualitative examinations in their communal implications for Jewish continuity and the geared up American Jewish community."

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