It upholds a logical connection as approximation in time and space, just as the painter, who groups all the poets for his picture of Parnassus who, though they have never been all together on a mountain peak, yet form ideally a community.
We are trying to establish a community of our own, a special one, on a broader basis.
It is the only group which developed real religious communities in which men and women participated, extensive welfare schemes existed and class differences were discouraged.
Fn-34.2 But the Jews were already holding their community together by systematic education at least as early as the beginning of the Christian era.
In still other cases, an official person--the chief of a tribe or a gens, the cazique, shamane, priest, prince or whatever may be his title--represents the community and exercises the right of the first night.
“Have you asked her to join your community?”
It will reveal this community of descent, however much the structure of the adult may have been modified and obscured; we have seen, for instance, that cirripedes can at once be recognised by their larvae as belonging to the great class of crustaceans.
In one instance I found to my surprise an independent community of F. flava under a stone beneath a nest of the slave-making F. sanguinea; and when I had accidentally disturbed both nests, the little ants attacked their big neighbours with surprising courage.
History is usually applied to such an account of events affecting communities and nations, tho sometimes we speak of the history of a single eminent life.
Second comes the supervised board, where the sysop breaks in every once in a while to tidy up, calm brawls, issue announcements, and rid the community of dolts and troublemakers.
And people will fight harder to defend their community than they will fight to defend their individual selves.
The machine immediately attracted an electronic community.
The Aztecs seem to have been a conquering, less civilized people, dominating a more civilized community, as the Aryans dominated Greece and North India.
If our sense of community and our social science were equal to the tasks required of them, there can be little question that this great increment in production would have benefited the whole community, would have given everyone an amount of education, leisure, and freedom such as mankind had never dreamt of before.
In all the Mystery religions, as soon as you entered the community, and had communion with God, earthly distinctions shrivelled away.
This could not have happened, if the greed for wealth had not divided the gentiles into rich and poor; if the "difference of property in a gens had not changed the community of interest into antagonism of the gentiles" (Karl Marx); and if the extension of slavery had not begun by branding work for a living as slavish and more ignominious than plundering.
In a wandering, fighting community the individual must be at once self-reliant and disciplined.
He considered it good publicity for the AT&T 3B2 system (whose sales were somewhat less than stellar), but he also simply enjoyed the vibrant community his skill had created.
The sudden declaration of a coherent, politicized counter-strike from the ranks of hackerdom electrified the community.
You can force them to no longer trust one another; you can break the telephonic ties that bind their community; you can make them paranoid.