New in Paperback: Making Bodies Kosher (Kasstan)

Sean Andersson

*with apologies for cross-posting*




Berghahn Books has just published Making Bodies Kosher: The Politics of Reproduction among Haredi Jews in England, by Ben Kasstan, in paperback for the first time.


The book is already an Open Access ebook, freely available to download from our website at


Dr Kasstan’s book analyses how devout Jews in Britain negotiate healthcare services to preserve the reproduction of culture and continuity. It demonstrates how the transformative and transgressive possibilities of technology reveal multiple pursuits of protection between this religious minority and the state.


Full details can be found on its webpage at


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And if you would like any further information about Making Bodies Kosher please don't hesitate to contact me.


Kind regards,



Sean Andersson

Assistant Marketing Manager

Berghahn Books

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