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An Ethnographic Study of an American Conservative Synagogue (Jewish Studies (Lewiston, N.Y.).)

by Martin Laskin

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Published by Edwin Mellen Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ethnography,
  • Jewish studies,
  • Judaism,
  • Northeastern & North Atlantic states,
  • Gender Studies,
  • Judaism - General,
  • Religion,
  • Religion - Judaism,
  • Connecticut,
  • Conservative Judaism,
  • Hamden,
  • History,
  • Jews,
  • Liturgy,
  • Sociological aspects,
  • Synagogues,
  • Temple Beth Shalom (Hamden, Co

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages313
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10971594M
    ISBN 100773472002
    ISBN 109780773472006

    Further ethnographic study is needed of the religious experience. Without understanding, what the meaning of ritual and observance is to the adherents of a religion. The study of religion would then be nothing but cold numbers and words that sacrificed a glimpse at the truly Divine nature of all religious practice. References. Bloch, A. P. (). A fascinating ethnographic study of how one church achieved this goal isGerardo Marti, A Mosaic of Believers: Diversity and Innovation in a Multiethnic Church(Bloomington, Ind., ). THE AMERICAN SYNAGOGUE: RECENT ISSUES AND TRENDS / 81 orated discourse about what it .

    “A book that deserves a serious readership: a memoir that reads like a poem, a voice that’s intelligent, brave, passionate and conversant.”—Sandee Brawarsky, Jewish Week. Jewish Week “This book is a union of letters and texts no less magnetic; to enter Ilana Blumberg’s houses of study is, invariably, to become ignited.”—Lilith.   Gay Chutzpah: An LGBT Synagogue Thrives In , a group of Jewish gay people—mostly men—gathered in New York City and created what eventually became Congregation Beit Simchat Torah. In the decades since then, the organization has burgeoned, and been a leader both within Judaism and within the LGBTQ movement.

    San Francisco’s Mission District has its first new Jewish community in almost a decade. With the appearance of the Mission Minyan in , the neighborhood has emerged as a bustling center of Jewish community for young adults in their 20s and 30s. In less than a year, the Mission Minyan grew from a small group that met in someone’s living room into a thriving community. Jewish Spirituality and Late Capitalism. is an ethnographic study of Occupy Judaism, the Jewish inflection of Occupy Wall Street. 'The Conservative Synagogue', in The American Synagogue: A.


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Founded in as Publications of the American Jewish Historical Society, AJH is the official publication of the American Jewish Historical Society (AJHS), the oldest national. These are the questions that Moshe Shokeid sets out to answer in his ethnographic study of New York's lesbian and gay synagogue, Congregation Beth Simchat Torah (CBST).

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