By Arnold Dashefsky,Ira M. Sheskin
This 12 months e-book, now in its a hundred and fifteenth yr, presents perception into significant traits within the North American Jewish groups and is the yearly checklist of the North American Jewish groups. the 1st chapters of half I research Jewish immigrant teams to the USA and Jewish existence on campus. Chapters on “National Affairs” and “Jewish Communal Affairs” examine the year’s occasions. 3 chapters examine the demography and geography of the U.S., Canada, and international Jewish populations. half II presents Jewish Federations, Jewish group facilities, social provider organizations, nationwide firms, in a single day camps, museums, and Israeli consulates. the ultimate chapters current nationwide and native Jewish periodicals and broadcast media; educational assets, together with Jewish experiences courses, books, articles web content, and learn libraries; and lists of significant occasions some time past yr, Jewish honorees, and obituaries.
For these drawn to the North American Jewish community—scholars, provider services, volunteers—this quantity absolutely presents the only most sensible resource of data at the constitution, dynamics, and ongoing spiritual, political, and social demanding situations confronting the neighborhood. it's going to be at the bookshelf of every body attracted to tracking the dynamics of swap within the Jewish groups of North America.
Sidney Goldstein, Founder and Director, inhabitants experiences and coaching heart, Brown collage, and Alice Goldstein, inhabitants experiences and Traini
ng heart, Brown University
The American Jewish yr Book is a distinct and important source for Jewish neighborhood execs. it's half almanac, listing, encyclopedia and all jointly a quantity to have inside effortless succeed in. it's the top, concise diary of developments, occasions, and personalities of curiosity for the previous 12 months. we should always all welcome the 12 months Book’s booklet as an indication of power for the Jewish group.
Brenda Gevertz, government Director, JPRO community, the Jewish specialist source Organization
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American Jewish Year Book 2015: The Annual Record of the North American Jewish Communities by Arnold Dashefsky,Ira M. Sheskin