The Status of Women in Jewish Law: Responsa (review)

  title={The Status of Women in Jewish Law: Responsa (review)},
  author={Tsevi Zohar},
  journal={Nashim: A Journal of Jewish Women's Studies & Gender Issues},
  pages={240 - 246}
The publication of this volume by Rabbi Prof. David Golinkin is a signifi cant event in the cultural and religious history of Israeli society. It is the fi rst time that a sustained halakhic analysis of a particular branch of Jewish religious life has been undertaken by a scholar who identifi es himself as a member of the Masorati branch of Judaism in Israel. Perhaps it is a good thing that such an enterprise waited for its implementation by Rabbi Golinkin. His evident erudition in the vast… CONTINUE READING


Publications referenced by this paper.

Yaʼari, The History of the Holiday of Simhat Torah (Hebrew; Jerusalem

Cf. Avraham
  • Mossad HaRav Kook,
  • 1964