By Etan Diamond
Using the heritage of Orthodox Jewish suburbanization in Toronto, Diamond explores different elements of the North American suburban Orthodox Jewish neighborhood: sacred areas, synagogues, faculties, kosher houses, and social networks. In a bigger feel, although, his ebook tells a narrative of ways traditionalist spiritual groups have thrived within the such a lot secular of environments. In so doing, it pushes our present knowing of towns and suburbs and their spiritual groups in new directions.
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And I Will Dwell in Their Midst: Orthodox Jews in Suburbia by Etan Diamond