Dr. Steven M. Cohen's "Whatever Happened to the Jewish People" and "Cultural Events and Jewish Identities: Young Adults in New York"

Thursday, June 1, 2006

Recent article and study co-authored by
Dr. Steven M. Cohen,
Research Professor of Jewish Social Policy at HUC-JIR: 

"Whatever Happened to the Jewish People"
by Steven M. Cohen and Jack Wertheimer
Commentary, June 2006
Click here for to read this article (PDF format) 

"Cultural Events & Jewish Identities:
Young Adult Jews in New York"
by Steven M. Cohen and Ari Y. Kelman
National Foundation for Jewish Culture, 2006
Click here for to read this study (PDF format) 


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