The Device of the Sages of Spain as a Solution to the Problem of the Modern Day Agunah

Author: 
Bleich
David J.
Publication/Journal: 
Tradition
Publication Year: 
1986
Volume Number: 
22
Synopsis: 

This article discusses the problems involved in enforcing prenuptial agreements from both a legal and Jewish perspective as well as offering an alternative solution from medieval sages which avoids these problems.

Type: 
Article
Subject: 
Introduction to the Issue
Jofa Recommended: 
No
Issue Number: 
3
Pages: 
77-87
Url to PDF: 
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