This book contains five ground-breaking essays on the legal issues present in a number of Old Testament narratives.This book contains five ground-breaking essays on the legal issues present in a number of Old Testament narratives.Read Less
ISBN-13: 9781584774310; ISBN-10: 1584774312. Daube, David. Studies in Biblical Law. Cambridge: At the University Press, 1947. viii, 328 pp. Reprinted 2004 by The Lawbook Exchange, Ltd. ISBN-13: 9781584774310. ISBN-10: 1584774312. Hardcover. New. * Daube [1909-1999], a formidably learned scholar who held doctorates in biblical law and Roman law, was Regius Professor of Civil Law at Cambridge and a Professor of Law at the University of California, Berkeley. An orthodox Jew, he received a thorough education in Hebrew, Aramaic and Talmudic law. This book collects five of his more important essays: "Law in the Narratives, " "Codes and Codas, " "Lex Talionis, " "Communal Responsibility" and "Summum Ius-Summa Iniuria."
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