ERIC Number: EJ477214
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: 0
Merry Christmas Jeffrey Kaplan: A Review of Adolescent Literature about Contemporary Judaism.
Kaplan, Jeffrey S.
ALAN Review, v21 n1 p18-25 Fall 1993
Describes the author's childhood experiences of being Jewish at Christmas time. Presents and discusses 30 adolescent novels which deal with the difficulties of growing up Jewish in a Gentile world. Discusses being different, religious practices, interdating and intermarriage, anti-Semitism, and the holocaust. (SR)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Information Analyses; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A