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Title Law in the documents of the Judaean desert / edited by Ranon Katzoff & David Schaps
Published Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2005


Description 1 online resource (vii, 244 pages)
Series Supplements to the Journal for the study of Judaism ; v. 96
Supplements to the Journal for the study of Judaism ; v. 96.
Contents Introduction / Ranon Katzoff and David Schaps -- What is Hellenistic law? The documents of the Judean desert in the light of the papyri from Egypt / Joseph Mélèze Modrzejewski -- Roman officials in Judaea and Arabia and civil jurisdiction / Hannah M. Cotton and Werner Eck -- Four Murabbaʻat papyri and the alleged capture of Jerusalem by Bar Kokhba / Hanan Eshel, Magen Broshi and Timothy A.J. Jull -- Marriage payments and succession strategies in the documents from the Judaean desert / Michael L. Satlow -- Judaean desert marriage documents and ekdosis in the Greek law of the Roman period / Uri Yiftach-Firanko -- The widow Babatha and the poor orphan boy / Ann Ellis Hanson -- Babatha vs. the guardians of her son : a struggle for guardianship, legal and practical aspects of P. Yadin 12-15, 27 / Tiziana J. Chiusi -- On P. Yadin 37 = P. Hever 65 / Ranon Katzoff -- P. Yadin 21-22: sale or lease / Amihai Radzyner -- Gift and inheritance law in the Judaean desert documents / Yosef RIvlin -- Reflections of the deeds of sale from the Judaean desert in light of rabbinic literature / Lawrence H. Schiffman -- Halakhic observance in the Judaean desert documents / Zeʻev Safrai -- Index of passages -- Index of names
Summary A collection of articles by leading contributors on the investigation of the law--Jewish, Greek, and Roman-- in the early second century Judaean Desert documents, written in the Roman provinces of Judaea and Arabia, including the Babatha archive
Notes Studies presented at an Israel Science Fund Workshop on Law in the Documents from the Judean Desert, Bar-Ilan University, 1998
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
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SUBJECT Qumrantexte gnd
Qumrantexte -- Recht -- Kongress (Ramat-Gan, 1998) idszbz
Subject Jewish law -- History -- To 1500 -- Sources -- Congresses
Judaism -- History -- Post-exilic period, 586 B.C.-210 A.D. -- Sources -- Congresses
Jews -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- Dead Sea Region (Israel and Jordan) -- History -- To 1500 -- Sources -- Congresses
Jewish law -- Cases.
Jewish law -- History
RELIGION -- Judaism -- Sacred Writings.
Jewish law
Qumrantexte -- Recht -- Kongressbericht.
Recht -- Qumrantexte -- Kongressbericht.
Jüdisches Recht -- Qumransekte -- Kongress (Ramat-Gan, 1998)
Middle East -- Dead Sea Region
Israel Altertum
Genre/Form Trials, litigation, etc.
Conference papers and proceedings
Form Electronic book
Author Katzoff, Ranon
Schaps, David M
ISBN 9781429426305