halacha

Ariel Furstenberg
A central interest of Dr. Furstenberg is concept formation and conceptual change; he therefore studied for his Masters and Ph.D. at the Cohn Institute for the History and Philosophy of Science at Tel Aviv University. He chose a non-scientific body of knowledge, the Babylonian Talmud which is rich...
New Streams in Philosophy of Halakhah
What is philosophy of Halakha? Can one understand Halakha philosophically? Is Halakha influenced by extra-halakhic factors? New streams of thought and research on these topics, by the leading scholars in the discipline, are clarified in New Streams in Philosophy of Halakhah. The book consists of...
Halakhah, Meta-Halakhah and Philosophy: A Multi Disciplinary Perspective
Halakha, Meta-Halakha, and Philosophy is a fascinating scholarly mosaic, which broadens and redefines the boundaries of the discourse of meta-halakhic research. Readers are invited to observe anew the halakhic dynamic in light of extra-halakhic insights and patterns of thought in philosophy,...