I am grateful to all my informants for their time and generosity. Because of the sensitivity of the issues discussed in this article, I cannot thank them personally here. For thoughtful comments on earlier versions of this article, I thank Annelise Riles, Michael Lynch, Martha Fineman, Leticia Barrera, Eyal Ben-Ari, Rosie Harding, Tsachi Keren-Paz, Ann Kelly, Shai Lavi, Amy Levine, Julie McCandless, Zvi Triger, and the four LSR anonymous reviewers. I also thank the editor of LSR, Carroll Seron, for her astute guidance, as well as Danielle McClellan and Evelyn Rubak from LSR. The research reported in this article has received approvals from offices of protection of human subjects in Israel and the United States. For financial support I thank the Lady Davis Fellowship Trust, the Gender, Sexuality and the Family Fund at Cornell University and Emory University, and Cornell Law School.
The Shared History: Unknotting Fictive Kinship and Legal Process
Article first published online: 11 MAR 2009
© 2009 Law and Society Association
Law & Society Review
Volume 43, Issue 1, pages 95–126, March 2009
How to Cite
Jacob, M.-A. (2009), The Shared History: Unknotting Fictive Kinship and Legal Process. Law & Society Review, 43: 95–126. doi: 10.1111/j.1540-5893.2009.00368.x
- Issue published online: 11 MAR 2009
- Article first published online: 11 MAR 2009
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