Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||[edited by] Robert J. Brym, William Shaffir, Morton Weinfeld with a new introduction by the editors|
|LC Classifications||F1035.J5 J44 2010|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xi, 435 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||435|
|LC Control Number||2010525055|
Originally published in , The Jew in Canada is the most thorough and ambitious book ever assembled about the Jews of Montreal, Toronto, Halifax, Ottawa, Winnipeg, Regina, Calgary, Vancouver and numerous other Canadian cities/5(2). The Jews in Canada Edited by Robert J. Brym, William Shaffir, and Morton Weinfeld Wynford Books. First book to paint a comprehensive sociological portrait of Canada's Jewish community; Includes contributions by 27 top scholars. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus. Book Description: Canada's Jewscovers the year period from the beginnings of the Jewish community in the s to the present day, illuminating the golden chain of Jewish tradition, religion, language, economy, and history as established and renewed in the northern lands.
Judaism, Secularism. Canadian Jews or, alternatively, Jewish Canadians are Canadian citizens of the Jewish faith or Jewish ethnicity. Jewish Canadians are a part of the greater Jewish diaspora and form the fourth largest Jewish community in the world, exceeded . Canada's Jews is an account of this remarkable story as told by one of the leading authors and historians on the Jewish legacy in Canada. Drawing on his previous work on the subject, Gerald Tulchinsky illuminates the struggle against anti-Semitism and the search for a livelihood amongst the Jewish community. The book was written by a Nazi researcher who spent time in the US before the outbreak of World War Two. It has been acquired by the Library and Archives of Canada. Canada's Jews is an account of this remarkable story as told by one of the leading authors and historians on the Jewish legacy in Canada. Drawing on his previous work on the subject, Gerald Tulchinsky illuminates the struggle against anti-Semitism and the search for a livelihood amongst the Jewish community.5/5(2).
Canada’s Jews tend to be centralized in Winnipeg and Montreal. Maurice Strong should be a James Bond Villain. Apparently he is in hiding in China. Legend has it he was a doorman at the UN and Rockefeller took a liking to him. The rest is infamy. Ted Gorsline Ma @ am. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xi, pages ; 23 cm: Contents: Part One: Canadian Jews in comparative perspective --Introduction / Morton Weinfeld --Contours of Canadian Jewish history / Gerald Tulchinsky --Rise and decline of Canadian Jewry?/ Robert J. Brym --On overview of the Canadian Jewish Community / Jay Brodbar-Nemzer, Steven M. Cohen, . The Jews in Canada. [Robert J Brym; William Shaffir; M Weinfeld;] -- Essays on the community's economic organization, political involvement, and religious diversity; its responses to social mobility, antisemitism, assimilation, feminism, poverty, and aging; and its. The book, entitled Statistik, Presse und Organisationen des Judentums in den Vereinigten Staaten und Kanada (Statistics, Press, and Organizations of Jewry in the United States and Canada), is a.