Doing Jewish Identity Studies

JSIS C 379
  • Quarters: Winter
  • General Education Requirements: I&S
  • Instructors: Kathie Friedman

Involves the student in researching the diverse Jewish identities of young people today. Includes background reading on Jewish identities in the United States; interviewing young Jewish adults; transcribing and interpreting interviews; and crafting a qualitative research paper. Covers research skills, as well as sensitivity to Jewish community values and concerns.