Dating vintage ties
Here we will initially explore community in three different ways (after Willmott 1986; Lee and Newby 1983; and Crow and Allen 1995).
Community, thus, implies both similarity and difference.
As such it may well be used to bring together a number of elements, for example, solidarity, commitment, mutuality and trust.
It comes close to the third of the ideals that were inscribed on many of the banners of the French Revolution – fraternity (the others, as you will most likely remember, were liberty and equality).
An obvious example of this is the sorts of ritual people connect with in terms of religious observance, for example, the rites of worship, the objects involved and the actions of the priest, imam or rabbi.
Indeed, it is very significant that the notion of community recurs in major religions: …