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Nurturing Neighborhood: The Brownsville Boys'  Club and Jewish Community in Urban America, 1940-1990

Nurturing Neighborhood: The Brownsville Boys' Club and Jewish Community in Urban America, 1940-1990 (Hardback)

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Drawing heavily on the reminiscences of the Brownsville boys themselves, and skillfully integrating these with material from newspapers, books, and commentary of the time, Sorin creates an original and compelling picture of the communal and individual vitality that allowed an unusual and heartening social achievement.

Philosophy, Psychology & Social SciencesAnthropologyPhysical anthropology & ethnographyPhilosophy, Psychology & Social SciencesSocial groupsReligious groups: social & cultural aspectsJewish studiesReligion & BeliefsJudaism Publisher: New York University Press Publication Date: 01/04/1990 ISBN-13: 9780814778975  Details: Type: Hardback Format: Books
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Gerald Sorin is Distinguished Professor of History and Director of Jewish Studies at SUNY New Paltz. His most recent book is Tradition Transformed: The Jewish Experience in America.

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