Researching Rabbinic legal traditions: a textual case-study


This session provides a brief overview of some key aspects of the Jewish legal tradition, including some terms and concepts, historical issues, literary genres, and major collections. Dr. Robert Daum focused on a particular legal tradition to illustrate some of its complex characteristics in light of significant areas of current research interest in the field.


This is the fourth presentation of the Comparative Law Series


Jewish law, Rabbinic legal traditions, comparative law, Talmudic law