Kashrut is a Law: It's Not About Ethics

By Daniel Alter

Josh Rolnick, The Sh'ma Institute, December 2009

Alter argues against examining kashrut laws through ethical lenses, stating that "ethics is ethics and kashrut is kashrut."

Topic: Halakha, Morality, Ritual, Jewish Law, Ethics, Kosher, Kashrut

Name of Publication: Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas

Editor: Berrin, Susan

Volume/Issue: 40/664

Page Number(s): 16, 15

Preview: Download

It appears you do not have a PDF plugin installed for this browser. To be able to preview the PDF, please install a PDF reader such as Adobe Reader.

Genre: Article

Coverage: United States

Language: English

Copyright Holder: Publisher

Copyright Information: Download for personal use, freely distribute link

Bibliographic Information:
Alter, Daniel. Kashrut is a Law: It's Not About Ethics. Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas. Josh Rolnick, The Sh'ma Institute. December 2009: 16, 15. http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=6232


» View Publication
(PDF, 130 Kb)

Bookmark and Share