organicistic


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Adj.1.organicistic - relating to or tending toward organicism
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Saying, as Nancy indeed does, that community is not a being common, but the way of being in common by an existence devoid of essence or coinciding with its essence, really means to be done with an organicistic and particularistic tradition that seems to regrow constantly from its ashes.
Mechanistic thinking views human behavior and institutions as static, machine-like entities, whereas organicistic thinking invokes notions such as change and process.