The Jewish Law Annual Volume 15

The Jewish Law Annual Volume 15

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Volume 15 of The Jewish Law Annual adds to the growing list of articles on Jewish law that have been published in volumes 1-14 of this series, providing English-speaking readers with scholarly material meeting the highest academic standards. The volume contains six articles diverse in their scope and focus, encompassing legal, historical, textual, comparative and conceptual analysis, as well as a survey of recent literature and a chronicle of cases of interest. Among the topics covered are: lying in rabbinical court proceedings; unjust enrichment; can a witness serve as judge in the same case?; Caro's Shulham Arukh v. Maimonides' Mishne Torah in the Yemenite community, the New Jersey eruv more

Product details

  • Paperback | 284 pages
  • 156 x 234 x 15.24mm | 530g
  • Taylor & Francis Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Annual
  • 1138973793
  • 9781138973794

Table of contents

Part One1. Jonathan Blass Halakhic Altruism, a critique of H. Dagan's 'The Laws of Unjust Enrichment: Between Judaism and Lieralism'2. Shimshon Ettinger Can a Witness Serves as Judge?3. Irwin H. Haut z'1, Unjust Enrichment Revisited4. Yehiel S. Kaplan Enforcement of Divorce Judgments by Imprisonment: Principles of Jewish Law5. Steven H. Resnicoff Ends and Means in Jewish Law: Lying to Achieve Financial Justice6. Yosef Tobi Caro's Shulhan Arukh versus Maimonides' Mishne Torah in YemenPart Two7. Daniel B. Sinclair Jewish Law in the State of Israela. Treatment of the Terminally Illb. Jewish Heritage as a Source of Natural Law in Israeli JurisprudencePart ThreeSurvey of Recent LiteratureStyle Sheetshow more