TITLE

Judaism and American Public Life: A Symposium

AUTHOR(S)
Dalin, David G.
PUB. DATE
March 1991
SOURCE
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Mar1991, Issue 11, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents a Jewish observer's perspective on the role religion should play in U.S. public life. Argument that a U.S. political culture uninformed by religious beliefs and symbols undermines the position of religiously observant Jews, and of other communities of faith, within U.S. society; Reason why the issue of religious symbols on public property has generated increasing concern and debate within the American Jewish community in recent years.
ACCESSION #
17724996

 

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