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sociology of Jewry

sociology of Jewry

a curriculum guide

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Published by American Sociological Association, Distributed by ASA Teaching Resources Center in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jews -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States.,
  • Jews -- United States -- Outlines, syllabi, etc.,
  • Jews -- Social aspects -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementedited by Jack Nusan Porter.
    ContributionsPorter, Jack Nusan., ASA Teaching Resources Center.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE185.J5 S63x 1992
    The Physical Object
    Paginationii, 179 p. ;
    Number of Pages179
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16600145M

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