Avishalom Westreich

Ramat Gan Law School - College of Law and Business

26 Ben-Gurion St.

Ramat Gan, 52275

Israel

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Scholarly Papers (12)

1.

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
Ramat Gan Law School - College of Law and Business
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Abstract:

Jewish Law, family law, marriage, divorce, agunah, chained wife, talmud, annulment, coercion, get, ketubbah, rabbinical courts

2.

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
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Ramat Gan Law School - College of Law and Business
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Abstract:

Jewish Law, divorce, marriage, annulment, halakhah, Talmud, Bourdieu, Gadamer, legal pluralism, Agunot, chained wives, agunah, family

3.

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
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Ramat Gan Law School - College of Law and Business
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Abstract:

Jewish law, marriage, divorce, annulment, coercion, get, genizah, ketubbah, rebellious wife,

4.

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
Ramat Gan Law School - College of Law and Business and Ramat Gan Law School - Academic Center of Law and Business
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Abstract:

marriage, divorce, religion, Jewish law, Islamic law, religious law, Israel, civil marriage, cohabitation, family law

5.

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
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Ramat Gan Law School - College of Law and Business
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Abstract:

jewish law, divorce, no-fault divorce, rabbinical courts, jurisdiction, Palaggi, Maharashdam, Jeroham

6.

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
Ramat Gan Law School - College of Law and Business and Bar-Ilan University - Faculty of Law
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Abstract:

family law, Jewish law, civil marriage, divorce, get, Israel, interpretive community, maintenance, property division

7.

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
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Ramat Gan Law School - College of Law and Business
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Abstract:

human rights, judaism, jewish law, human dignity, values

8.

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
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Ramat Gan Law School - College of Law and Business
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Abstract:

marriage, divorce, jewish law, agunah, rights, get

9.

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: 39 Posted: 11 Feb 2017
Avishalom Westreich
Ramat Gan Law School - College of Law and Business
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Abstract:

marriage, divorce, Israel, Jewish law, family law, civil marriage, law and religion

10.

Changing Motherhood Paradigms: Jewish Law, Civil Law, and Society

Hastings Women's Law Journal, Vol. 28, No. 1, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 10 Dec 2016 Last Revised: 08 Jan 2017
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Ramat Gan Law School - College of Law and Business
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Abstract:

Family Law, Jewish Law, Surrogacy, Egg Donation, Motherhood, Functional

11.

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
Avishalom Westreich
Ramat Gan Law School - College of Law and Business
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Abstract:

same-sex, marriage, Obergefell, Israel, hart, legal positivism, family law

12.

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
Ramat Gan Law School - College of Law and Business

Abstract:

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