Origin of collectivity
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This is what is meant when society is described as a collectivity.Introduction to the Science of Sociology
Robert E. Park
That the collectivity shall benefit from the services of the servant, the nurse, the teacher—this is a modern ideal.
The perfection of the collectivity cannot be that material and brutal solidarity which comes from mechanical organisation alone.
The minority has the power and uses it to satisfy its social wants as much as possible at the expense of the collectivity.Woman under socialism
An American playwright has indicated amusingly with what ingenuity we can create a collectivity.The Fruits of Victory
- the quality or state of being collective
- a collective whole or aggregate
- people regarded as a whole
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