The Historic Context of Liberation

By Esther Ticktin

Eugene Borowitz, December 14, 1973

The women's movement in Judaism emphasizes inclusion and ability to participate in halachic (Jewish legal) decision-making, not equality. Women are not equal to men, but men cannot rightfully legislate for women either.

Topic: Halakha, Gender, Jewish Law, Equality, Feminism, Men, Women, Inclusion

Name of Publication: Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas

Editor: Borowitz, Eugene B.

Volume/Issue: Vol.4/no.63

Page Number(s): 20-21

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Genre: Article

Coverage: United States

Language: English

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Bibliographic Information:
Ticktin, Esther. The Historic Context of Liberation. Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas. Eugene Borowitz. 14 December 1973: 20-21.


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