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About the Author
Egon Mayer (1944-2004) was chairman of the Department of Sociology at Brooklyn College. He was one of the leading sociologists in the area of American Jewry, particularly in the area of religion and the Jews.
William B. Helmreich is professor of sociology at CUNY Graduate Center and City College of New York and served as director of the Center for Jewish Studies at Queens College. He is author of eleven books, including The World of the Yeshiva: An Intimate Portrait of American Orthodoxy and Against All Odds: Holocaust Survivors and the Successful Lives They Made in America, which won the 1993 National Jewish Book Award.