- From German Gemeinschaft ("community"), equivalent to gemein (“common”) + -schaft (“-ship”). More at mean, -ship. Compare to English gesellschaft (Wiktionary)
“Ye jolly olde gemeinschaft, just how things used to be, before the rot.”
“If The West Wing (also a John Wells-executive produced series like ER) was the fantasy of the workplace as perfect gemeinschaft full of Algonquin roundtable-ready wits and Nobel-level brains, and The Office is Studs Terkel's Working re-imagined as a comedy, ER is the only show that captures the fluid nature of office politics, the way today's annoyingly ambitious intern can become tomorrow's wizened elder statesman.”
“KÄHLER, L.A. -- Supranaturalismus und Rationalismus in ihrem gemeinschaft.”
“For further information see: www. leibniz-gemeinschaft.de.”
“Were she in class, teaching, Mariah would tell her students about societal façade, a community’s longing for gemeinschaft, a concept defined in the early 1900s by the German sociologist Ferdinand Tonnies.”
“Deutsche Forschungs-gemeinschaft Grants Ma 1289 / 4-1, SFB 796, and SFB 473, and Endeavor Europe Awards, Australia (to S. R.).”
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