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Urban Exodus

Why the Jews Left Boston and the Catholics Stayed

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$48.00 • £38.95 • €43.00

ISBN 9780674005587

Publication Date: 03/16/2001

Short

400 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

5 halftones, 3 bar graphs, 22 digitized maps

World

  • Maps and Figures
  • Prologue: The Church and the Temple
  • Flight
    • Introduction
    • Class, Crime, Homes, and Banks
    • Institutions and Neighborhood Change
  • Parish and Congregation
    • Jubilee Celebrations, 1910
    • Membership
    • Rootedness
    • Authority
  • Neighborhood
    • Towns, Suburbs, and Neighborhoods
    • Membership and Mobility
    • The Uprooted and the Rooted
    • Authority in an Age of Crisis
  • Epilogue: Return to the Church and the Temple
  • Abbreviations
  • Notes
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index

Awards & Accolades

  • 2001 Tuttleman Foundation Book Award, Gratz College and the Tuttleman Family Foundation
  • 2000 Robert E. Park Award, Community and Urban Sociology Section of the American Sociological Association
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