To Raise a Jewish Child: A Guide for Parents

To Raise a Jewish Child: A Guide for Parents

by Hayim H. Donin
     
 

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In a society with so many distractions, how can American Jewish parents teach their children to know and appreciate what it means to be a Jew? Updated with current resource material, this wise and practical book provides help in finding and evaluating a Hebrew school, in dealing with secular peer-group pressures on children, and in planning family observances in

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In a society with so many distractions, how can American Jewish parents teach their children to know and appreciate what it means to be a Jew? Updated with current resource material, this wise and practical book provides help in finding and evaluating a Hebrew school, in dealing with secular peer-group pressures on children, and in planning family observances in the home.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780465086351
Publisher:
Basic Books
Publication date:
09/28/1991
Edition description:
Reissue
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
5.08(w) x 8.06(h) x 0.61(d)
Lexile:
1330L (what's this?)

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Chaim Potok
"A candid, warmly written, useful guide for perplexed Jewish parents."

Meet the Author


Hayim Halevy Donin established himself as an incomparable teacher and interpreter of Jewish law and practice through his classic book To Be a Jew. For twenty years he was Rabbi of Congregation B’nai David in Southfield, Michigan, where he was also Adjunct Professor of Judaic Studies at the University of Detroit. Rabbi Donin held a Ph.D. in Education and was also the founder and president of the Akiva Hebrew Day School in Detroit.

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