Synopses & Reviews
In this groundbreaking study, Henry L. Feingold--one of the most prominent historians today--examines the special challenges facing American Jews. The twin processes of American acculturation and secularization have acted like a powerful whirlpool, pulling them away from their inherent sense of separateness as Jews. They became Americans.
Questions the price paid in terms of identity for the success of American Jews in business and the professional world.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 213-215) and index.