Arnie Dashefsky

Arnie Dashefsky: “Americans Abroad: Escaping or Enhancing Life?”

Read Arnie Dashefsky’s Interview in UCONN Today, Americans Abroad: Escaping or Enhancing Life? Dashefsky notes that the long-standing ideological metaphor of the United States as a melting pot of immigrants is not accurate looking through the lens of social science. “It created a false idea that there was democratization of the country,” he says. “The […]

Dr. Arnold Dashefsky Receives Sklare Award

The Marshall Sklare Award is given annually by the Association for the Social Scientific Study of Jewry (ASSJ) to a senior scholar who has made a significant scholarly contribution to the social scientific study of Jewry, primarily through the publication of a body of research in books and articles or of published work related to public policy. […]