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Shenker, Barry

Formerly a leader of South African Habonim and Kibbutz member. Now freelance writer, with special interest in Israeli information and public relations. His book 'Intentional Communities' (a study of Kibbutz and other communes) was published in 1985.

A Study in Compatibility:  Zionism and Socialism
I know of no society where the meaning of life in that society is as much part of everyday conversation as it is in Israel. Wherever you go, the topic is eventually raised: 'What are we doing here?', 'What is the purpose of our lives?', 'Where are we going?'. [Full article...]