Jewish Geography

Type: Virtual Paper
Theme:
Sponsor Groups: Ethnic Geography Specialty Group
Poster #:
Day: 4/10/2021
Start / End Time: 8:00 AM / 9:15 AM (PDT)
Room: Virtual 48
Organizers: Ira Sheskin
Chairs: Ira Sheskin

Call for Submissions

This session explores various aspects of Jewish civilization in the United States and Israel, including Ethiopian Jews in Israel, and Orthodox Jews, American Jewish demography, and security of Jews in the United States.

Any paper related to Jewish civilization anywhere in the world is welcome, although we are not looking for papers that more properly belong under Middle East Studies.


Description

This session explores various aspects of Jewish civilization in the United States and Israel, including Ethiopian Jews in Israel, and Orthodox Jews, American Jewish demography, and security of Jews in the United States.


Agenda

Type Details Minutes Start Time
Presenter Joseph Huennekens*, Columbia University, Defining Orthodox Jewish Suburbs 15 8:00 AM
Presenter Maxim Samson*, DePaul University, White Noise and Unnecessary Evil: Balancing Security and Community in Synagogues 15 8:15 AM
Presenter Ira Sheskin*, University of Miami, Geographical Variations in the Demographics and Attitudes of American Jews from the Pew Research Center 2020 Study 15 8:30 AM

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