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JCC and Synagogue: Creating American Jewish Community


Riv-Ellen Prell

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JCC Association - Jewish Community Centers of North America (JCCA)


The author examines and compares the institution of the synagogue with the institution of the Jewish community center in order to better understand how and why Jewish institutions serve as a source of community. She describes the unique roles and functions of each.

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United States

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JCC and Synagogue: Creating American Jewish Community. 1998:  https://archive.jpr.org.uk/object-bjpa763
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