Gemeinschaft - Gesellschaft

<social philosophy, community> German distinction between community, characterized by traditional practices and a personal sense of belonging, and the more individualistic, competitive, and impersonal organization of mere society. Recommended Reading: Ferdinand Tonnies, Community and Society (Transaction, 1988) and Larry Lyon, The Community in Urban Society (Waveland, 1999).

[A Dictionary of Philosophical Terms and Names]

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