WorldCat Identities

Jackson, Bernard S.

Overview
Works: 48 works in 284 publications in 3 languages and 6,264 library holdings
Genres: History  Conference papers and proceedings  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Bibliography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Scribe, Other
Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works by Bernard S Jackson
Semiotics and legal theory by Bernard S Jackson( Book )

27 editions published between 1985 and 1997 in English and held by 518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essays in Jewish and comparative legal history by Bernard S Jackson( Book )

12 editions published in 1975 in English and German and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Theft in early Jewish law by Bernard S Jackson( Book )

11 editions published in 1972 in English and German and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Law, fact, and narrative coherence by Bernard S Jackson( Book )

21 editions published between 1988 and 1991 in English and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Making sense in law : linguistic, psychological, and semiotic perspectives by Bernard S Jackson( Book )

9 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studies in the semiotics of biblical law by Bernard S Jackson( Book )

9 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book explains and illustrates a variety of semiotic issues in the study of biblical law. Commencing with a review of relevant literature in linguistics, philosophy, semiotics and psychology, it examines biblical law in terms of its users, its medium and its message. It criticizes our use of the notion of 'literal meaning', at the level of both words and sentences, preferring to see meaning constructed by the narrative images that the language evokes. These images may come from either social experience or cultural narratives. Speech performance is important, both in the negotiation of the
Legal visions of the new Europe : essays celebrating the centenary of the Faculty of Law, University of Liverpool by Bernard S Jackson( Book )

9 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Une Europe unifiée?: Problèmes actuels de Joe Verhoeven
Making sense in jurisprudence by Bernard S Jackson( Book )

11 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jewish law in legal history and the modern world( Book )

11 editions published between 1980 and 1997 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Modern research in Jewish law( Book )

11 editions published between 1980 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wisdom-laws : a study of the Mishpatim of Exodus 21:1-22:16 by Bernard S Jackson( Book )

11 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The 'Mishpatim' of Exodus 21-22 are generally regarded as the earliest collection of Biblical laws. Bernard S. Jackson analyses these laws in detail, considers their relationship to both the Israelite wisdom tradition and the laws of the Ancient Near East, and offers a view of their literary and institutional history."--Jacket
Essays on Halakhah in the New Testament by Bernard S Jackson( Book )

15 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

These essays explore the Jewish background to central issues in the New Testament -letter and spirit, prophecy and law, forgiveness, the accounts of Jesus' "trial(s)", evidence required for legal/theological claims, the shepherding images, disinheritance, and teachings on marriage and divorce
Studies in Jewish legal history; essays in honour of David Daube( Book )

9 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Semiotics, law and social science by Domenico Carzo( Book )

13 editions published between 1953 and 1985 in 3 languages and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jewish Law Association studies. the Jerusalem conference volume by Jewish Law Association( Book )

7 editions published between 1986 and 2000 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jewish Law Association studies. the Boston conference volume( Book )

4 editions published between 1990 and 2000 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jewish Law Association studies. the Halakhic thought of R. Isaac Herzog( Book )

4 editions published between 1991 and 2000 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jewish Law Association studies. the Jerusalem 1990 conference volume( Book )

5 editions published between 1992 and 2000 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jewish Law Association studies. the Touro conference volume by Jewish Law Association( Book )

2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jewish Law Association Studies by Jewish Law Association( Book )

12 editions published between 1984 and 2000 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.61 (from 0.03 for Studies in ... to 0.75 for Semiotics, ...)

Studies in the semiotics of biblical law
Alternative Names
Bernard Stuart Jackson

Jackson, B. S.

Jackson, B.S. 1944-

Jackson, B. S. (Bernard S.)

Jackson, B. S. (Bernard S.) 1944-

Jackson, Bernard

Jackson, Bernard 1944-

Jackson, Bernard S. 1944-

Jackson, Bernard S. (Bernard Stuart), 1944-

Jackson, Bernard Stuart.

Jackson, Bernard Stuart 1944-

Languages
English (208)

German (2)

Italian (1)

Covers
Wisdom-laws : a study of the Mishpatim of Exodus 21:1-22:16Essays on Halakhah in the New Testament