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Author Chazan, Barry I., author

Title Cultures and contexts of Jewish education / Barry Chazan, Robert Chazan, Benjamin M. Jacobs
Published Cham, Switzerland : Springer, [2017]
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Description 1 online resource (240 pages)
Summary This book examines the history of Jewish education from the Biblical period to the present. It traces how Jews have formally and informally transmitted their culture and worldview over the years, with particular attention to the shift from premodernity to modernity and to the unique opportunities and challenges of contemporary American Jewish education. Its authors combine historical background and insight with educational expertise to provide a robust portrait of the cultures and contexts of Jewish education and address possibilities for the future
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Jewish religious education.
Form Electronic book
Author Chazan, Robert, author
Jacobs, Benjamin M., author
ISBN 3319515861 (electronic bk.)
9783319515861 (electronic bk.)