Bibliographies of Camp-related Research

Bibliographies of Camp-related Research

The Blue Star Impact: Evaluating 50 Years of Blue Star's Mission
Sheskin, Ira M.
Research Report. University of Miami 1997

Purpose:
Examination of the role of the Blue Star Jewish camping experience on future adult Jewish identification and adult success.

Sample:
Random sample of former campers (417), parents of current campers (414) and recent counselors (179).

Methods/Instruments:
12-15 minute telephone survey, questionnaires were developed for this study.

Results:
In depth results with percentages for all the questions are provided. Survey topics include: Jewish identification, practices, attitudes reported role of Blue Star, and the intensity of Blue Star experience and other influences on Jewish behaviors and attitudes.

 

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