Back to School: Jewish Day School in the Lives of Adult Jews

Front Cover
Wayne State University Press, Mar 10, 2008 - Social Science - 200 pages
0 Reviews
A groundbreaking study on the impact of Jewish day schools in the lives of parents and children.
 

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Contents

Why Study DaySchool Parents?
1
The Ethnographic Context for the Study
17
Why and How Parents Choose DJDS
37
3 What Are Parents Doing at School? Framing the Interactions between Parents and Their Childrens Schools
64
Jewish Day Schools as Places of Worship Study and Assembly for Parents
89
Private Encounters between Parents and Their Childrens School
111
Testing the Limits of the DJDS Case
132
Learning from Whats Downtown
151
REFERENCES
169
INDEX
179
Copyright

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

About the author (2008)

Alex Pomson is a senior lecturer at the Melton Centre for Jewish Education at Hebrew University, Jerusalem. Randal F. Schnoor teaches at the Centre for Jewish Studies at York University.

Bibliographic information