Universität Erfurt


The Relationships of Norms, Rituals and Law in Judaism 17.02.2020 - 18.02.2020

Internationaler Workshop des Max-Weber-Kollegs der Universität Erfurt.

  • Ort: Kleine Synagoge, An der Stadtmünze 4, Erfurt
  • Veranstalter: Max-Weber-Kolleg für kultur- und sozialwissenschaftliche Studien
  • Kategorie: Workshop


February 17

  • Opening Address and Welcome 03:00 pm |Neri Y. Ariel und Rebecca Ullrich
  • Ritualized Law: Towards a Comprehensive Inquiry of the Legal Procedures in the Medieval Jewish Courts 03:30 pm| Neri Y. Ariel (Jerusalem)
  • Nāhiḍ - Saʿadyah Gaon’s Notion of Actualizing Ethical Potentiality 04:00 pm| Almuth Lahmann (Tel Aviv, Bern)
  • Solomon Adret's Responsa and the Process of Decision-Making in Making in Medieval Jewish Law 05:00 pm| Nicola Kramp-Seidel (Münster)
  • Hebrew Language as Norm in Jewish Rituals 05:30 pm| Günter Stemberger (Wien)

February 18

  • Ritual Performance as an Element of Discourse. Tannaitic Controversy on the Appropriate Controversy on the Appropriate Body Position for Reciting the Shema-Prayer 09:30 am |Ronen Reichman (Heidelberg)
  • Duties and Qualities of a Ritual Leader 10:00 am | Rebecca Ullrich (Erfurt)
  • Negotiating the Acoustic Space: The Introduction of the Islamic Call to Prayer in Seventh-Century Arabia 10:30 am | Maroussia Bednarkiewicz (Innsbruck)
  • Conclusion and Further and Further Perspective 11:30 am | Michael Satlow (Brown University)



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