Introduction to the Eruv

The eruv boundary marks the borders of imagined courtyards. It is a work of architecture and urban planning whose program is the neighborhood, and whose materials are the appropriated accumulations of urban life. It is also a work of art whose simple line surrounds and defines the complexity of urba...

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Published in:Conversations
Main Author: Olin, Margaret 1948-
Format: Electronic Article
Language:English
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Published: Yale University 2015
In: Conversations
Further subjects:B Judaism
B Public Religion
B Israel-Palestine
B Eruv
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Summary:The eruv boundary marks the borders of imagined courtyards. It is a work of architecture and urban planning whose program is the neighborhood, and whose materials are the appropriated accumulations of urban life. It is also a work of art whose simple line surrounds and defines the complexity of urban space while it defines the complex human community that inhabits its space.
ISSN:2475-241X
Contains:Enthalten in: Conversations
Persistent identifiers:DOI: 10.22332/con.coll.2015.2