The wandering Jew in America
Provides a thorough description and analysis of the multifaceted nature of Jewish internal migration in the United States. Using data from the 1990 and 2000 NJPS, and through up-to-date approaches in the social sciences, this traces changes in the levels, directions, and types of Jewish migration, evaluating the changing social and economic characteristics of the migrants.
Print Book, English, 2011
Academic Studies Press, Boston, 2011
153 pages : maps ; 25 cm.
Chapter 1. Internal migration and ethnicity in the United States
chapter 2. Geographic dispersion and mobility
chapter 3. Migration and socioeconomic characteristics
chapter 4. Migration and Jewish identification
chapter 5. The challenge of mobility