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Family and Community in the Kibbutz

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$36.00 • £28.95 • €32.50

ISBN 9780674292765

Publication Date: 01/01/1972


266 pages

2 figures, 47 tables


  • 1. The Family in Collective Settlements
  • 2. Social Structure and Family Size
  • 3. Two Aspects of Communal Upbringing: The Family Evening Meal and Children’s Sleeping Arrangements
  • 4. The Parental Role in Occupational Placement of the Second Generation
  • 5. Mate Selection
  • 6. Aging in a Revolutionary Society
  • 7. Differentiation and Elite Formation
  • 8. Secular Asceticism: Patterns of Ideological Change
  • Appendix: The Sociological Study of the Kibbutz
  • References
  • Index

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