This work covers New York City politics and culture in the 1950s and 1960s and the inner life of one of the city's largest ethnic/religious groups. It explores the decline of secular Jewish ethnic culture, the growth of Jewish religious factions, and the rise of a more assertive ethnocentrism.No matter where your place is set, kindle your light and step up to your lectern.35 Your flicker is one of a circle of lights, lit, by whom and where you cannot know. But once it flares, be you the bearer of its brightness, as you bear its scorching, anbsp;...
|Title||:||New York Jews and the Decline of Urban Ethnicity|
|Publisher||:||Syracuse University Press - 2001|