National society, communal culture

an argument about the recent historiography of eighteenth-century Britain
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It is established that the society, developed deliberate institutions and practices that ensured a communal and harmonious society. Communal culture and individualist culture are two types of cultures that can be seen in a society between which a key difference can be identified.

Every society consists of a culture. This culture dictates the values, customs, mores, norms, beliefs and social taboos of a particular society.

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