Poor Jews: An American Awakening

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Naomi B. Levine, Martin Hochbaum
Transaction Publishers, Jan 1, 1974 - Social Science - 206 pages
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Contents

The Culture of Poverty
9
The Invisible Jewish Poor
26
Jews Without Money Revisited
39
The Hasidic Poor in New York City
59
Some Aspects of the Jewish Attitude Toward the Welfare State
73
Concept of Tzedakah in Contemporary Jewish Life
96
How Can They Be Served?
105
Problems in Serving Chicagos Jewish Poor
118
Memorandum of Inspection Division
148
Jewish Poverty
154
The Jewish Hospital and the Jewish Community
167
A Systematic Approach to Poverty Policy
185
Elders Lib
200
Contributors
203
Index
205
Copyright

A Study of Jewish Participation in the Poverty Program
135

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