Young American Jews and Israel: Beyond Birthright and BDS

  title={Young American Jews and Israel: Beyond Birthright and BDS},
  author={Dov Waxman},
  journal={Israel Studies},
  pages={177 - 199}
  • D. Waxman
  • Published 14 July 2017
  • Sociology
  • Israel Studies
ABSTRACT: The article examines the attitudes of young adult American Jews towards Israel and their views about the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Drawing on the Pew Research Center’s 2013 survey of American Jews, the largest in more than a decade, as well as other empirical data, the article rejects the popular claim that young American Jews are emotionally detached and disconnected from Israel. Instead, the article argues that they are actually more engaged with Israel than their predecessors… 

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  • Political Science
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