Crisis in the Israeli Kibbutz: Meeting the Challenge of Changing Times Uriel Leviatan

ISBN: 9780275958381

Published: February 24th 1998

Hardcover

208 pages


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Crisis in the Israeli Kibbutz: Meeting the Challenge of Changing Times  by  Uriel Leviatan

Crisis in the Israeli Kibbutz: Meeting the Challenge of Changing Times by Uriel Leviatan
February 24th 1998 | Hardcover | PDF, EPUB, FB2, DjVu, audiobook, mp3, ZIP | 208 pages | ISBN: 9780275958381 | 9.15 Mb

Within the last decade, the kibbutzim of Israel have experienced a fundamental transformation that poses challenges to their values of collectivism and solidarity. This collection by leading scholars of the kibbutz not only updates knowledge of thisMoreWithin the last decade, the kibbutzim of Israel have experienced a fundamental transformation that poses challenges to their values of collectivism and solidarity.

This collection by leading scholars of the kibbutz not only updates knowledge of this innovative society, but also draws parallels to changes occurring in the West.Kibbutz society is currently experiencing major change. Economic crises that erupted ten years ago have transferred into major social and ideological crises. The underlying debate is about what values should govern kibbutzim, as collectivism and altruism clash with individual and egocentric values in offering policies and directions for the future of the kibbutz society. An important result of the changes is the irrelevance of much past research about kibbutzim.

This book updates that research.With chapters by leading scholars of the kibbutz, this book not only updates knowledge of this innovative society, but also draws parallels to changes occurring in the West. This collection will be of particular interest to scholars and researchers of the kibbutz and the cooperative phenomenon, and those interested in alternative approaches to aging, education, management, and womens studies.



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