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The Resource Jewish and Israeli law : an introduction, Shimon Shetreet, Walter Homolka

Jewish and Israeli law : an introduction, Shimon Shetreet, Walter Homolka

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Jewish and Israeli law : an introduction
Title
Jewish and Israeli law
Title remainder
an introduction
Statement of responsibility
Shimon Shetreet, Walter Homolka
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"This book provides a concise introduction to the basics of Jewish law. It gives a detailed analysis of contemporary public and private law in the State of Israel, as well as Israel's legal culture, its system of government, and the roles of its democratic institutions: the executive, parliament, and judiciary. The book examines issues of Holocaust, law and religion, constitutionalization, and equality"--Back cover
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OHX
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Shetreet, Shimon
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Homolka, Walter
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  • Law
  • Jewish law
  • Justice, Administration of
  • Israel
Label
Jewish and Israeli law : an introduction, Shimon Shetreet, Walter Homolka
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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volume
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  • nc
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rdacarrier
Content category
text
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  • txt
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rdacontent
Contents
Jewish Law. The Emergence and Development of Jewish Law -- Jewish Law as a Pluralist Phenomenon -- Legal Culture and System of Government in the State of Israel. General Introduction -- System of Government -- Fundamental Legal Doctrines of Israeli Law. Basic Principles of the Israeli Legal System -- Judicial Role in Society -- Culture of Judicial Independence -- Executive Powers and National Security Powers. The Executive and Legislative Power -- War Powers : Relations between Civil Authorities and the Military -- Law and Religion in Israel -- The Historical Roots of Israel as a Jewish and Democratic State : The Founding Fathers Agreement of 1947 -- The Jurisprudence of the Supreme Court on Non-Orthodox Communities -- Law and Religion : International Perspectives. Selected Jewish and Other Religious Issues in International Jurisprudence -- Equality in Israeli Law. Promoting Equality for Women, Minorities, and Jews from Different Countries -- Israel Meets the Challenges of Holocaust Dilemmas. Holocaust Dilemmas in Israel -- Israeli Private and Commercial Law. Commercial and Business Law -- Private Law -- Environmental Law -- Dispute Resolution
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xlii, 575 pages
Isbn
9783899497939
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9783899497939
System control number
(OCoLC)988253541
Label
Jewish and Israeli law : an introduction, Shimon Shetreet, Walter Homolka
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Jewish Law. The Emergence and Development of Jewish Law -- Jewish Law as a Pluralist Phenomenon -- Legal Culture and System of Government in the State of Israel. General Introduction -- System of Government -- Fundamental Legal Doctrines of Israeli Law. Basic Principles of the Israeli Legal System -- Judicial Role in Society -- Culture of Judicial Independence -- Executive Powers and National Security Powers. The Executive and Legislative Power -- War Powers : Relations between Civil Authorities and the Military -- Law and Religion in Israel -- The Historical Roots of Israel as a Jewish and Democratic State : The Founding Fathers Agreement of 1947 -- The Jurisprudence of the Supreme Court on Non-Orthodox Communities -- Law and Religion : International Perspectives. Selected Jewish and Other Religious Issues in International Jurisprudence -- Equality in Israeli Law. Promoting Equality for Women, Minorities, and Jews from Different Countries -- Israel Meets the Challenges of Holocaust Dilemmas. Holocaust Dilemmas in Israel -- Israeli Private and Commercial Law. Commercial and Business Law -- Private Law -- Environmental Law -- Dispute Resolution
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xlii, 575 pages
Isbn
9783899497939
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9783899497939
System control number
(OCoLC)988253541

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