TITLE

LIFE ON A KIBBUTZ

AUTHOR(S)
Bronson, Sarah
PUB. DATE
December 2004
SOURCE
Faces;Dec2004, Vol. 21 Issue 4, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information about communal villages in Israel, known as "Kibbutz." Such villages are based on socialism, a system of economics in which a group of people share their property and the power to decide how it is used. The families on a kibbutz function as one financial unit. On a kibbutz, it does not matter whether your parent is an accountant or a cherry picker or a cook; the money that is given to your family depends on how many children there are, their ages, and how well the kibbutz business is going.
ACCESSION #
15221010

 

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