Avishalom Westreich

College of Law and Business - Ramat Gan Law School

26 Ben-Gurion St.

Ramat Gan, 52275

Israel

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Scholarly Papers (18)

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Talmud Based Solutions to the Problem of the Agunah

TALMUD-BASED SOLUTIONS TO THE PROBLEM OF THE AGUNAH, Agunah Research Unit Volume 4, Deborah Charles Publications, 2012
Number of pages: 144 Posted: 22 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 05 Feb 2015
Avishalom Westreich
College of Law and Business - Ramat Gan Law School
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Jewish Law, family law, marriage, divorce, agunah, chained wife, talmud, annulment, coercion, get, ketubbah, rabbinical courts

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נישואין אזרחיים בישראל בעקבות פרשת בני נח: התדיינות
(Civil Marriage in Israel Following the Noahide Decision: A Debate)

Family in Law Review (2013-2014), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 12 Oct 2014 Last Revised: 03 Nov 2014
Avishalom Westreich and Amihai Radzyner
College of Law and Business - Ramat Gan Law School and Bar-Ilan University - Faculty of Law
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family law, Jewish law, civil marriage, divorce, get, Israel, interpretive community, maintenance, property division

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A Civil Legal Framework for Marriage and Divorce in Israel

The Metzilah Center for Zionist, Jewish, Liberal and Humanist Thought, Ruth Gavison, ed, May 2013
Number of pages: 123 Posted: 01 Oct 2013
Avishalom Westreich and Pinhas Shifman
College of Law and Business - Ramat Gan Law School and Ramat Gan Law School - Academic Center of Law and Business
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marriage, divorce, religion, Jewish law, Islamic law, religious law, Israel, civil marriage, cohabitation, family law

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The Wife's Right to Divorce in Jewish Law: History, Dogmatics and Hermeneutics

Journal of Jewish Studies, Vol. 62, pp. 340-63, 2011
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 26 Oct 2011
Avishalom Westreich
College of Law and Business - Ramat Gan Law School
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Jewish law, marriage, divorce, annulment, coercion, get, genizah, ketubbah, rebellious wife,

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The 'Gatekeepers' of Jewish Family Law: Marriage Annulment as a Test Case

Journal of Law and Religion, Vol. 27, 2011-2012
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 01 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 23 Nov 2012
Avishalom Westreich
College of Law and Business - Ramat Gan Law School
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Jewish Law, divorce, marriage, annulment, halakhah, Talmud, Bourdieu, Gadamer, legal pluralism, Agunot, chained wives, agunah, family

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An International Perspective on Same-Sex Marriage Post Obergefell (and Some Thoughts on Legal Positivism as a Means of Reconciliation): The Israeli Case

Brigham Young University Journal of Public Law, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 22 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 25 Jul 2018
Avishalom Westreich
College of Law and Business - Ramat Gan Law School
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same-sex, marriage, Obergefell, Israel, hart, legal positivism, family law

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הזכות לגירושין - גירושין ללא אשם במסורת היהודית
(No-Fault Divorce in the Jewish Tradition)

The Israel Democracy Institute, 2014
Number of pages: 101 Posted: 08 Sep 2015
Avishalom Westreich
College of Law and Business - Ramat Gan Law School
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marriage, divorce, jewish law, agunah, rights, get

The Right to Divorce in Jewish Law: Between Politics and Ideology

International Journal of the Jurisprudence of the Family, 2011
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 06 Jan 2011
Avishalom Westreich
College of Law and Business - Ramat Gan Law School
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jewish law, divorce, no-fault divorce, rabbinical courts, jurisdiction, Palaggi, Maharashdam, Jeroham

The Right to Divorce in Jewish Law: Between Politics and Ideology

1 Iɴᴛ’ʟ. J. Jᴜʀɪs. Fᴀᴍ. 177 (2010)
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 01 Apr 2018 Last Revised: 13 Jul 2018
Avishalom Westreich
College of Law and Business - Ramat Gan Law School
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Jewish Law, Jewish Divorce Law, Civil Divorce Law

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בחזרה לעתיד: על עיצובם של הנישואין והגירושין האזרחיים בישראל (Back to the Future: On the Formation of Civil Marriage and Divorce in Israel)

10 Din Udvarim - Haifa Law Review (forthcoming, 2017)
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 11 Feb 2017 Last Revised: 06 Dec 2017
Avishalom Westreich
College of Law and Business - Ramat Gan Law School
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marriage, divorce, Israel, Jewish law, family law, civil marriage, law and religion

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Accommodating Religious Law with a Civil Legal System: Lessons from the Jewish Law Experience in Financial Family Matters

Journal of Law and Religion, Vol. 33, 2018
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 09 Mar 2018
Avishalom Westreich
College of Law and Business - Ramat Gan Law School
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jewish law, family law, divorce, property, distribution, equality

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Assisted Reproduction in Israel: Law, Religion, and Culture (2018)

Brill Research Perspectives: Family law in a Global Society, 2018, ISBN: 9789004346062
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 30 Apr 2018 Last Revised: 16 Jul 2018
Avishalom Westreich
College of Law and Business - Ramat Gan Law School
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assisted reproduction, surrogacy, egg donation, motherhood, posthumous fertilization, postmortem fertilization, family law, Israeli law, Jewish law

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Changing Motherhood Paradigms: Jewish Law, Civil Law, and Society
אמהות – שינויי פרדיגמה: על יחסי הלכה, משפט וחברה

Hastings Women's Law Journal, Vol. 28, No. 1, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 10 Dec 2016 Last Revised: 22 Feb 2018
Avishalom Westreich
College of Law and Business - Ramat Gan Law School
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Family Law, Jewish Law, Surrogacy, Egg Donation, Motherhood, Functional

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זכויות, הלכה, והאדם שביניהן
(Human Rights, Jewish Law, and Humankind)

Human Rights, Jewish Law, and Humankind (2012)
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 06 Oct 2014
Avishalom Westreich
College of Law and Business - Ramat Gan Law School
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human rights, judaism, jewish law, human dignity, values

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Surrogacy and Egg Donation in Israel: Legal Arrangements, Difficulties, and Challenges

Fundamental Legal Problems of Surrogate Motherhood - Global Perspective (Piotr Mostowik, ed., Warsaw, 2019)
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 09 Aug 2019
Avishalom Westreich
College of Law and Business - Ramat Gan Law School
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Israel, Family Law, Assisted Reproduction, Surrogacy, Egg Donation, Jewish Law

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Present-Day Posthumous Reproduction and Traditional Levirate Marriage: Two Types of Interactions

Journal of Law and the Biosciences, doi: 10.1093/jlb/lsy026, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 04 Mar 2019
Avishalom Westreich
College of Law and Business - Ramat Gan Law School
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Assisted Reproduction, Posthumous Reproduction, Jewish Law, Levirate Marriage, Fertilization, Posthumous Sperm Retrieval, Surrogacy

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מהפכנות ושמרנות בפסיקת בית הדין הרבני: על אכיפת גירושין בטענת מאיס עלי
Revolutionism and Conservatism in the Rulings of the Israeli Rabbinical Courts: Divorce Enforcement on the Grounds of 'Ma‘is ‘Alai' (He Is Repulsive to Me)

42 Iyunei Mishpat - Tel Aviv University Law Review , Forthcoming
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 12 Aug 2019
Avishalom Westreich and Amihai Radzyner
College of Law and Business - Ramat Gan Law School and Bar-Ilan University - Faculty of Law
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family law, divorce, jewish law, rebellious wife, agunot, get refusal

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Jewish law, famil law, assisted reproduction, surrogacy, egg donation, artificial insemination

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Umdena as a Ground for Marriage Annulment: Between Mistaken Transaction (Kiddushei Ta‘ut) and Terminative Condition

Jewish Law Association Studies, Vol. 20, pp. 330-352, 2010
Posted: 05 Apr 2011
Avishalom Westreich
College of Law and Business - Ramat Gan Law School

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Jewish Law, Marriage, Divorce, Annulment, Condition, Agunah, Get, Mistake, Mistaken Marriage