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Cohen Center for Modern Jewish Studies

 Collection — other: 3 Boxes
Identifier: 02-MWalB00251A

Scope and Contents

Materials in this collection range from 1985 through 1997. They mainly consist of research reports and policy and planning papers, but there are also letters, newsletters, and flyers. The specific topics covered under Jewish studies include community analyses, population studies, marriage and family, philanthropy, youth programs, women studies, synagogue studies, leadership, voluntarism, and education. Special publications include a 1995 report about a symposium on the North American Jewish Press, a 1996 monograph about the organizational changes within the New York United Jewish Appeal-Federation from 1986-1996, and a 1997 statement on the Jewish future.


  • 1985-1997


Conditions Governing Access

Access to the collection is in accordance with the policies of the Robert D. Farber University Archives & Special Collections Department, Brandeis University. Please contact the department for more information.

Conditions Governing Use

Requests to reproduce or publish material from the collection should be directed to the Robert D. Farber University Archives & Special Collections Department, Brandeis University.


1.50 Linear Feet

3 manuscript boxes other_unmapped

1.50 Linear Feet


Materials are arranged in chronological order. For more information, please consult the descriptions in the box and folder listing.

Other Descriptive Information

Addenda to this collection may not be listed in the finding aid, but may be available for research use. Please contact us for more information.

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Repository Details

Part of the Brandeis University Repository

415 South St.
Waltham MA

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