The Cambridge Companion to Comparative Law
  • Author : Mauro Bussani
  • Release Date : 16 August 2012
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Genre : Law
  • Pages : 423
  • ISBN 13 : 9780521895705

The Cambridge Companion to Comparative Law Book Summary

The book delves into the 'deeper structures' of the world's legal systems, where law meets culture, politics and socio-economic factors.

The Cambridge Companion to Comparative Law

The Cambridge Companion to Comparative Law

Author : Mauro Bussani,Ugo Mattei
Publisher : Cambridge University Press
Genre : Law
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The book delves into the 'deeper structures' of the world's legal systems, where law meets culture, politics and socio-economic factors....

Hebrew English Torah

Hebrew English Torah

Author : Anonim
Publisher : Unknown
Genre : Bible
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Hebrew-English Torah: The Five books of Moses is a Study Edition of the traditional Masoretic text, placed next to the classic "word-for-word" Jewish translation; it features the most authoritative Hebrew text -- based on the Leningrad Codex and complete with cantillation marks, vocalization and verse numbers. The large format and ...

Torah in the Mouth

Torah in the Mouth

Author : Martin S. Jaffee
Publisher : Oxford University Press
Genre : Religion
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The classical Rabbinic tradition (legal, discursive, and exegetical) claims to be Oral Torah, transmitted by word of mouth in an unbroken chain deriving its authority ultimately from diving revelation to Moses at Sinai. Since the third century C.E., however, this tradition has been embodied in written texts. Through judicious ...

The Torah of Music

The Torah of Music

Author : Joey Weisenberg
Publisher : Unknown
Genre : Music
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Music is the soul's native language: a prayer, a divine ladder upon which we climb between the Earth and the Heavens. But music also reaches horizontally across our social fractures and dogmas and connect us one with the other. Just as it cuts the nonsense away from our hearts, music ...

Becoming the People of the Talmud

Becoming the People of the Talmud

Author : Talya Fishman
Publisher : University of Pennsylvania Press
Genre : Religion
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Talya Fishman explores the impact of the textualization process in medieval Europe on the Babylonian Talmud's roles within Jewish culture....

From Tradition to Commentary

From Tradition to Commentary

Author : Steven D. Fraade
Publisher : State University of New York Press
Genre : History
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This book examines Torah and its interpretation both as a recurring theme in the early rabbinic commentary and as the very practice of the commentary. It studies the phenomenon of ancient rabbinic scriptural commentary in relation to the perspectives of literary and historical criticisms and their complex intersection. The author ...

History and the Hebrew Bible

History and the Hebrew Bible

Author : Hans M. Barstad
Publisher : Mohr Siebeck
Genre : Religion
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In this collection of essays, Hans M. Barstad deals thoroughly with the recent history debate, and demonstrates its relevancy for the study of ancient Israelite history and historiography. He takes an independent stand in the heated maximalist/minimalist debate on the historicity of the Hebrew Bible. Vital to his understanding ...

Expanding the Palace of Torah

Expanding the Palace of Torah

Author : Tamar Ross
Publisher : UPNE
Genre : Social Science
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Expanding the Palace of Torah offers a broad philosophical overview of the challenges the women's revolution poses to Orthodox Judaism, and Orthodox Judaism's response to those challenges. Writing as an insider (herself an Orthodox Jew), Ross seeks to develop a theological response that fully acknowledges the male bias of Judaism's ...