From Immigrant to Ethnic Culture: American Yiddish in South Philadelphia

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From Immigrant to Ethnic Culture: American Yiddish in South Philadelphia - Peltz, Rakhmiel

This book examines everyday life in the Jewish community of South Philadelphia, showing how elderly Jewish residents, the children of immigrants, transmit the traditions and language of their youth to later generations. It also documents and analyzes, for the first time, the Yiddish speech of American Jews.

From Immigrant to Ethnic Culture: American Yiddish in South Philadelphia 1997, Stanford University Press

ISBN-13: 9780804730204

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From Immigrant to Ethnic Culture: American Yiddish in South Philadelphia 1997, Stanford University Press, Stanford, CA

ISBN-13: 9780804731676

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