The Jewish Communities of the World

  • Antony Lerman
  • David M Jacobs
  • Lena Stanley-Clamp
  • Anne Frankel
  • Alan Montague

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-ix
  2. Antony Lerman
    Pages 1-198
  3. Back Matter
    Pages 199-206

About this book


This fourth edition attempts to provide an up-to-date and comprehensive guide to Jewish life and institutions in 98 national communities worldwide. Entries include a brief historical outline and sections on legal status, communal organizations, religious life, education and welfare.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Antony Lerman
    • 1
  • David M Jacobs
  • Lena Stanley-Clamp
  • Anne Frankel
  • Alan Montague
  1. 1.Institute of Jewish AffairsUnited States

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 1989
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Social & Cultural Studies Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-10534-2
  • Online ISBN 978-1-349-10532-8
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