Dresner, Samuel H; Siegel, Seymour. The Jewish Dietary
Laws. Burning Bush Press, New York. 1959. United Synagogue Book Service;
1980. Paperback. ISBN 0-838121-05-5.[Conservative authorship. The book presents
liberal positions on ingredients, wine, cheese, gelatin, swordfish. Among
Conservative rabbis, the book reflects more lenient views.]
Epstein, Rabbi Joseph D. Mitzvot Habayit: The Precepts of the
Jewish Home (translated by Gershon Taschman). Torath HaAdam Institute,
New York, 1981. [Translation of the introduction to the author's comprehensive
work of the same name in Hebrew.]
Forst, Binyomin. The Laws Of Kashrus. Artscroll Mesorah.
Hardcover. [A comprehensive exposition of their underlying concepts and
Goldman, Alex J. Handbook for the Jewish Family: Understanding
and Enjoying the Sabbath and Other Holidays. ISBN 0-819700-85-1. Out of
Greenberg, Blu. How to Run a Traditional Jewish Household
Paperback reprint edition (September 1985) Simon & Schuster (Paper); 1985;
ISBN 0-671602-70-5. Jason Aronson (Hardcover); 1989; ISBN 0-876688-82-2.
Graetz, Naomi .Silence Is Deadly: Judaism Confronts
Wifebeating Hardcover: 244 pages. Publisher: Jason Aronson (September 1,
1998). ISBN 0-765760-13-4 Paperback:
Lubavitch Women's Organization. Body and Soul: A Handbook for
Kosher Living, Lubavitch Women's Cookbook Pub, NY. 1989. Bloch Pub Co;
1997.Paperback. ISBN 0-826602-39-8. [Short introduction to kosher basics.]
Lubavitch Women's Organization: Blau, Esther; Deitsch, Tzirrel;
Light, Cherna. Spice and Spirit: Complete Kosher Jewish Cookbook.
Lubavitch Women's Cookbook Pub, NY, 1990, 1997. Hardcover. Reprint edition.
ISBN 0-826602-38-X. [Contains detailed information about the laws of kashrut
and holidays from the Lubavitch point of view and thus follows Lubavitch
customs regarding Kashrut; for non-Lubavitch, use in conjunction with other
Kashrut references. Lots of traditional recipes that tend not to fail, if
followed. Good section on Passover baking.]
Welfeld, Irving. Why Kosher - An Anthology of Answers.
Jason Aronson, New York. 1996. Hardcover. ISBN 1-568216-06-8. [Offers a variety
of opinions on the subject from some of Judiasm's greatest thinkers.The sources
explored come from ancient Egypt and the internet. Among the comments expresse
are those of Maimoides, Nehama Leibowitz, Cynthia Ozick, the Lubavitcher Rebbe,
Dennis Prager, Abraham Joshua Heschel and Adin Steinsaltz.]
Also, every Jewish household, if you're at all interested in Kashrus,
should subscribe to Kashrus
published by Yeshiva Birkas Reuven. For information, contact Kashrus at P.O.
Box 204, Brooklyn NY 11204.
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