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Jewish Aged in the United States and Israel

Diversity, Programs, and Services


  • 364 Want to read
  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Springer Publishing Company .
Written in English

  • Reference, Information and Interdisciplinary Subjects,
  • Social work with older people,
  • Politics - Current Events,
  • Judaism,
  • Services For The Aged,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Services for,
  • Older Jews,
  • Gerontology,
  • Public Policy - Social Services & Welfare,
  • United States,
  • Israel

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsZev Harel (Editor), David E. Biegel (Editor), David Guttmann (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    Number of Pages274
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8166083M
    ISBN 100826185703
    ISBN 109780826185709

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The diversity within Jewish life precludes a description of an archetypal contemporary American Jewish family. Nov 05,  · Secularism in Israel is on the rise.

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