skip to content
The body as property : physical disfigurement in biblical law Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The body as property : physical disfigurement in biblical law

Author: Sandra Jacobs, Dr.
Publisher: London : Bloomsbury, 2014.
Series: Library of Hebrew Bible/Old Testament studies, 582.; T & T Clark library of biblical studies.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:

This book indicates that physical disfigurement functioned in biblical law to verify legal property acquisition. This is primarily substantiated in the accounts of prescriptive disfigurements: namely  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sandra Jacobs, Dr.
ISBN: 9780567253934 0567253937
OCLC Number: 862091819
Description: xvi, 260 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Contents: Introduction --
The priestly requirement of circumcision --
Talion in biblical law and narrative --
Legal acquisition : the slave and Israel's cult personnel --
Conclusions.
Series Title: Library of Hebrew Bible/Old Testament studies, 582.; T & T Clark library of biblical studies.
Other Titles: Physical disfigurement in biblical law
Responsibility: Sandra Jacobs.

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

This book succeeds in shedding light on a fascinating topic. The author engages very well with Mesopotamian evidence of different kinds and displays an impressive knowledge of later rabbinic Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/862091819> # The body as property : physical disfigurement in biblical law
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
   library:oclcnum "862091819" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh00008617> ; # Ear piercing
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1120505> ; # Slavery (Jewish law)
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1413464453#Topic/body_marking_religious_aspects_judaism> ; # Body marking--Religious aspects--Judaism
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/997012> ; # Lex talionis (Jewish law)
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1079154> ; # Property (Jewish law)
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/900576> ; # Ear piercing
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/861637> ; # Circumcision--Religious aspects--Judaism
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/296.1883063/e23/> ;
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85026077> ; # Circumcision--Religious aspects--Judaism
   schema:alternateName "Physical disfigurement in biblical law" ;
   schema:author <http://viaf.org/viaf/308794426> ; # Dr. Sandra Jacobs
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:datePublished "2014" ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1413464453> ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1413464453#Series/t_&_t_clark_library_of_biblical_studies> ; # T & T Clark library of biblical studies.
   schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1413464453#Series/library_of_hebrew_bible_old_testament_studies> ; # Library of Hebrew Bible/Old Testament studies ;
   schema:name "The body as property : physical disfigurement in biblical law"@en ;
   schema:productID "862091819" ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780567253934> ;
   umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBB399169> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/862091819> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1413464453#Series/library_of_hebrew_bible_old_testament_studies> # Library of Hebrew Bible/Old Testament studies ;
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
   schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/862091819> ; # The body as property : physical disfigurement in biblical law
   schema:name "Library of Hebrew Bible/Old Testament studies ;" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1413464453#Series/t_&_t_clark_library_of_biblical_studies> # T & T Clark library of biblical studies.
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
   schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/862091819> ; # The body as property : physical disfigurement in biblical law
   schema:name "T & T Clark library of biblical studies." ;
   schema:name "T & T Clark library of biblical studies" ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh00008617> # Ear piercing
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Ear piercing"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85026077> # Circumcision--Religious aspects--Judaism
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Circumcision--Religious aspects--Judaism"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1079154> # Property (Jewish law)
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Property (Jewish law)"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1120505> # Slavery (Jewish law)
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Slavery (Jewish law)"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/861637> # Circumcision--Religious aspects--Judaism
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85026077> ; # Circumcision--Religious aspects--Judaism
   schema:name "Circumcision--Religious aspects--Judaism"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/900576> # Ear piercing
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Ear piercing"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/997012> # Lex talionis (Jewish law)
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Lex talionis (Jewish law)"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/308794426> # Dr. Sandra Jacobs
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Jacobs" ;
   schema:givenName "Sandra" ;
   schema:name "Dr. Sandra Jacobs" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780567253934>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0567253937" ;
   schema:isbn "9780567253934" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.