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Author Barak-Erez, Daphne.

Title Outlawed pigs [electronic resource] : law, religion, and culture in Israel / Daphne Barak-Erez.

Imprint Madison, Wis : University of Wisconsin Press, c2007.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description x, 188 p.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 135-178) and index.
Contents Religious symbols and culture in Israeli law -- Pig prohibitions in Jewish and Israeli culture -- Toward independence : the British mandate in the 1930s and 1940s -- The establishment of the state and the politics of nation-building -- Laying the foundations : legislation in the 1950s and 1960s -- Formative battles of enforcement -- From status quo to political conflict : the 1970s and 1980s -- The renewed challenge : the 1990s and onwards -- National symbol or religious concern?
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Food law and legislation -- Israel.
Jews -- Israel -- Dietary laws.
Muslims -- Israel -- Dietary laws.
Pork -- Religious aspects -- Israel.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 0299221601 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780299221607 (cloth : alk. paper)

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