IMC 2003: Sessions

Session 1103: Spiritual Power and Authority in Medieval Jewish Writings

Wednesday 16 July 2003, 11.15-12.45

Moderator/Chair:Philip Stephen Alexander, Department of Religions & Theology, University of Manchester
Paper 1103-aThe Status of Beit Din (Rabbinical Court of Law) within Medieval Jewish Communities: Questions of Status, Power and Authority
(Language: English)
Simha Goldin, Goldstein-Goren Diaspora Research Center, Tel Aviv University
Paper 1103-bThe Authority of a Holy Language
(Language: English)
Lena Roos, Department of Theology, Uppsala Universitet
Index terms: Crusades, Hebrew and Jewish Studies, Language and Literature - Semitic, Rhetoric
Paper 1103-cThe Three Crowns: The Talmudic Doctrine of the Separation of Powers
(Language: English)
Hyam Maccoby, Centre for Jewish Studies, University of Leeds

Information on session to be input (Yossy, Roos, Maccoby, Ehrlich) awaiting details from Eva Frojmovic, Forwarded by Eva Frojmovic. Suggested moderator: Philip Alexander (736)