Communalism vs. Communism

Communalism vs. Communism — Is There a Difference?
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Difference Between Communalism and Communism

Communalismnoun

Belief in or practice of communal ownership, as of goods and property.

Communismnoun

A theoretical economic system characterized by the collective ownership of property and by the organization of labor for the common advantage of all members.

Communalismnoun

Strong devotion to the interests of one's own minority or ethnic group rather than those of society as a whole.

Communismnoun

A system of government in which the state plans and controls the economy and a single, often authoritarian party holds power, claiming to make progress toward a higher social order in which all goods are equally shared by the people.

Communalismnoun

The communal ownership of property.

Communismnoun

The Marxist-Leninist doctrine advocating revolution to overthrow the capitalist system and establish a dictatorship of the proletariat that will eventually evolve into a perfectly egalitarian and communal society.

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Communalismnoun

Any social system based around a community.

Communismnoun

Any political ideology or philosophy advocating holding the production of resources collectively.

Communalismnoun

the practice of communal living and common ownership

Communismnoun

Any political social system that implements a communist political philosophy.

Communalismnoun

loyalty and commitment to the interests of your own minority or ethnic group rather than to society as a whole

Communismnoun

The international socialist society where classes, money, and the state no longer exist.

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Communismnoun

a form of socialism that abolishes private ownership

Communismnoun

a political theory favoring collectivism in a classless society