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

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

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

12-15 minute telephone survey, questionnaires were developed for this study.

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.