Halakhic Responses to Local Non-Jewish Realities – Scientific Team

Coordinators

Prof Zvi Zohar Faculty of Law,

Faculty of Jewish Studies

Bar-Ilan University

Gender Equality in Soviet Law and Halakhic Rulings Regarding Agunot from the Second World War
Prof Amihai Radzyner Faculty of Law

Bar-Ilan University

English Law and the Religious Court System in the British Mandate
Dr Levi Cooper Faculty of Law

Bar-Ilan University

“Tikkun Olam” as a Central Value in American Liberal Judaism

Participants

Dr Harel Gordin Jerusalem College of Technology Halakhic Institutions in the American Reality: The Rulings of Rabbi Moshe Feinstein
Dr Yuval Haruvi Department of Jewish History

Bar-Ilan University

The Supreme Rabbinical Court of Tunis Headed by Rabbi Israel Zaytun
Dr Zeev Levin Truman Institute

Hebrew University

Jewish Communities in Central Asia and Imperial Russian Rule
Dr David Kapach Open University of Israel South African Rabbis and Apartheid Rule
Dr Shifra Mescheloff Faculty of Law

Bar-Ilan University

Government Institutions and Jewish Economic Activity in Hungary
Dr Hanan Harif Department of Jewish History

Hebrew University

Rabbis and Non-Jewish Nationalism