A Place of Our Own: The Rise of Reform Jewish Camping by Michael M. Lorge, Gary P. Zola

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Goldberg and Elliot King, Builders and Dreamers: Habonim Labor Zionist Youth in North America (New York: Herzl Press, 1993). See also, Joselit and Mittelman, Worthy Use of Summer, 26. 54. See Ells, History of Organized Camping, and Gibson, “History of Organized Camping”; see also Joselit, “Jewish Way of Play,” 15. 55. Joselit, “Jewish Way of Play,” 18. 56. For an example of individual synagogues acquiring camp sites, see Alfred Wolf, Wilshire Boulevard Temple Camps: The First 25 Years, 1949–1974, A Personal History (Los Angeles: Wilshire Boulevard Temple, 1975).

On John Dewey, see George B. Cotkin, “John Dewey and Pragmatic Education,” in American Reform and Reformers: A Biographical Dictionary, ed. Randall M. Miller and Paul A. Cimbala (Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1996), 138–49. On Kilpatrick, see Robert Merrill Bartlett, They Work for Tomorrow (Freeport, NY: Books for Library Press, 1970). 12. Ethel Josephine Dorgan, Luther Halsey Gulick (New York: Bureau of Publications Teachers College, Columbia University, 1934), 114. Regarding the in®uence of educational psychology on the development of organized camping in America, see Ells, History of Organized Camping, 2–54, and Buckler, Fiedler, and Allen, Wo-He-Lo, 5–10.

39. See Jewish Charity 3, no. 7, as quoted in Joselit, “Jewish Way of Play,” 16. On Camp Surprise Lake, see “This Week in Jerusalem: 100 Years of ‘Camp Surprise Lake’— Oldest Jewish Summer Camp in N. asp. Surprise Lake Camp takes pride in the impressive array of alumni who went on to popular acclaim in the arts, including Larry King, Jerry Stiller, Walter Matthau, Robert Abrams, Neil Diamond, Neil Simon, Gene Simmons, and Joseph Heller. htm. tamarackcamps. S=AT&P=OH&PP=No. html. 40. , Call of the Wild (New York: G.

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