Lloyd P. Gartner

Lloyd P. Gartner was professor emeritus of European Jewish history, Faculty of Humanities, Speigel Family Foundation, at Tel Aviv University, Israel. He was author or editor of eight books, including The Jews in the United States. He passed away in 2011.

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Jewish Education in the United States

Among the traditions that Jews brought to America, one may include the diligent study of the Torah and honor to those distinguished in its study. Torah study and its public recognition, however, were restricted to men and, obviously, to those among them who had the means and talent to devote themselves to it.

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