Ruth E. Gavison

Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Faculty of Law

Haim Cohn Professor of Human Rights

Mount Scopus

Mount Scopus, IL 91905

Israel

http://www.gavison.com

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Scholarly Papers (27)

1.

Privacy and the Limits of Law

The Yale Law Journal, Vol. 89, No. 3 (Jan., 1980), pp. 421-471
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 18 May 2012
Ruth E. Gavison
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Faculty of Law
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Feminism and the Private-Public Distinction

Stanford Law Review, Vol. 45, p. 1, 1992-1993
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 04 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 31 Mar 2016
Ruth E. Gavison
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Faculty of Law
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Can Israel Be Both Jewish and Democratic?

ISRAEL AS A JEWISH AND DEMOCRATIC STATE, p. 115, 2011
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 12 Jun 2011
Ruth E. Gavison
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Faculty of Law
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The Jews’ Right to Statehood: A Defense

Azure, Vol. 15, pp. 70-108, 2003
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 15 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 31 Mar 2016
Ruth E. Gavison
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Faculty of Law
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Jewish state, Israel, self determination

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The Law of Return at Sixty Years: History, Ideology, Justification

Number of pages: 86 Posted: 01 Nov 2011
Ruth E. Gavison
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Faculty of Law
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Reflections on the Meaning and Justification of 'Jewish' in the Expression 'A Jewish and Democratic State'

The Israeli Nation-State: Political, Constitutional, and Cultural Challenges, p. 135, 2014., Hebrew University of Jerusalem Legal Research Paper No. 01-15
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 19 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 30 Mar 2016
Ruth E. Gavison
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Faculty of Law
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Israel, Jewish, Democratic

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Israel's Vision: Jewish and Democratic

Handbook of Israel: Major Debates 741-757 (2016).
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 04 Nov 2016
Ruth E. Gavison
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Faculty of Law
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Israel, Jewish and Democratic, Gavison

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Privacy: Legal Aspects

Blackwell Encyclopedia of Political Thought, pp. 400-401, 1987
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 15 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 31 Mar 2016
Ruth E. Gavison
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Faculty of Law
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privacy

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The Implications of Jurisprudential Theories for Judicial Election, Selection, and Accountability

Southern California Law Review, Vol. 61, p. 1617, 1987-1988
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 05 Jul 2011
Ruth E. Gavison
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Faculty of Law
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Immigration and the Human Rights Discourse: The Universality of Human Rights and the Relevance of States and Numbers

Israel Law Review, Vol. 43, pp. 7-48, 2010
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 12 Jun 2011 Last Revised: 31 Mar 2016
Ruth E. Gavison
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Faculty of Law
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Days of Rest in Multicultural Societies: Private, Public, Separate?

CONSTITUTING RELIGION: LAW, SOCIETY AND FAITH IN THE 21ST CENTURY, Peter Cane, Carolyn Evans and Zoe Robinson, eds., July 2009
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 12 Jun 2011 Last Revised: 31 Mar 2016
Ruth E. Gavison and Nahshon Perez
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Faculty of Law and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)
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days of rest, multiculturalism

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Comment: Legal Theory and the Role of Rules

Harvard Journal of Law and Public Policy, Vol. 14, No. 3, p. 727, 1991
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 05 Jul 2011
Ruth E. Gavison
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Faculty of Law
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Legislatures and the Quest for a Constitution: The Case of Israel

11:2 Review of Constitutional Studies, 345-400 (2006)
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 01 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 31 Mar 2016
Ruth E. Gavison
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Faculty of Law
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constitution making, Israel

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A Constitution for Israel: Lessons from the American Experiment

Azure, Vol. 12, pp. 133-192, 2002
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 15 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 31 Mar 2016
Ruth E. Gavison
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Faculty of Law
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The Role of Courts in Rifted Democracies

Israel Law Review, Vol. 33, pp. 216-258, 1999
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 24 Nov 2011
Ruth E. Gavison
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Faculty of Law
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16.

Legal Philosophy: Five Questions

Ruth Gavison, LEGAL PHILOSOPHY: FIVE QUESTIONS, Morten E.J. Nielsen, ed., Forthcoming
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 21 Sep 2011
Ruth E. Gavison
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Faculty of Law
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The National Rights of Jews

Alan baker (ed.) Israel's Rights as a Nation-state in International Diplomacy, Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs, (2011) 9-22.  
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 19 Apr 2012
Ruth E. Gavison
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Faculty of Law
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The National Rights of Jews

ISRALE'S RIGHTS AS A NATION-STATE IN INTERNATIONAL DIPLIMACY, Alan Baker, ed., Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs, Israel, 2011
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 23 Nov 2011
Ruth E. Gavison
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Faculty of Law
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Democracy and Judaism - Between Conceptual Analysis and Public Discourse

THE STATE OF ISRAEL: BETWEEN JUDAISM AND DEMOCRACY, pp. 331-359, Joseph David, ed., Jerusalem: Israel Democracy Institute, 2003
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 05 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 31 Mar 2016
Ruth E. Gavison
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Faculty of Law
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Neve Shalom: An Island of Co-Existence in a Sea of Conflict: Lessons to the Educational System

Number of pages: 90 Posted: 24 Nov 2011
Ruth E. Gavison
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Faculty of Law
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Meaning and Implications of the Jewishness of Israel

ISRAEL AS A JEWISH AND DEMOCRATIC STATE, pp. 107-178, Aviezer Ravitzky, Yedidia Stern, eds., Israel Democracy Institute, 2007
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 24 Nov 2011
Ruth E. Gavison
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Faculty of Law
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21.

Holmes's Heritage: Living Greatly in the Law

Boston University Law Review, Vol. 78, p. 843, 1998
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 05 Jul 2011
Ruth E. Gavison
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Faculty of Law
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Sixty Years to the Law of Return: History, Ideology, Justification (in Hebrew)

Metzila, 2010
Number of pages: 128 Posted: 18 Jun 2011 Last Revised: 31 Mar 2016
Ruth E. Gavison
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Faculty of Law
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23.

Law, Adjudication, Human Rights, and Society

Israel Law Review, Vol. 40, p. 32, 2007
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 12 Jun 2011 Last Revised: 31 Mar 2016
Ruth E. Gavison
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Faculty of Law
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human rights, international and foreign law, interpretation

24.

Days of Worship and Days of Rest

RELIGION ON THE PUBLIC SPHERE, A COMPARATIVE ANALYSIS OF GERMAN, ISRAELI, AMERICAN AND INTERNATIONAL LAW, Michael Karayanni, Winfried Brugger, eds., Springer and the Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law, Heidelberg, 2007
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 24 Nov 2011
Ruth E. Gavison
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Faculty of Law
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Does Equality Require Integration?: A Case Study

Democratic Culture ( תרבות דמוקרטית), Vol. 3, pp. 37-87, 2000
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 27 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 08 May 2016
Ruth E. Gavison
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Faculty of Law
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Equality, Integration, Human Rights

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Book Symposium on Will Kymlicka’s Multicultural Odysseys

Jerusalem Review of Legal Studies, Vol. 2, pp. 55-101, 2010
Posted: 12 Dec 2010
Shlomi Segall, Chaim Gans, Ruth E. Gavison and Will Kymlicka
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Political Science Department, Tel Aviv University - Buchmann Faculty of Law, Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Faculty of Law and Queen's University

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Jerusalem Review of Legal Studies, Will Kymlicka, Multicultural Odysseys

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Kymlicka’s Multicultural Odysseys – A Comment

Jerusalem Review of Legal Studies, Vol. 2, pp. 71-91, 2010
Posted: 12 Dec 2010
Ruth E. Gavison
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Faculty of Law

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Ruth Gavison, Multicultural Odysseys, Will Kymlicka