The Cooperation in Israel
Past, Present, Future
Menachem Topel (editor)
Many cultures included systems of cooperation and mutual assistance, with their economies embedded in community systems. It is definitely possible to view informal mutual assistance as a kind of cooperative, as Schneider presents in his research on a moshav (collective settlement) in which the formal cooperative broke up, but its members developed informal systems of mutual assistance, that is, a cooperative.
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Published by Mosad Bialik and Yad Tabenkin