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Jewish lives, Jewish learning

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Jewish religious education of adults -- United States -- Case studies, Judaism -- Study and teaching (Continuing education) -- United S


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StatementDiane Tickton Schuster.
GenreCase studies.
LC ClassificationsBM75 .S38 2003
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3688166M
ISBN 100807407887
LC Control Number2003054158

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