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A large and impersonal social group whose members pursue a specific goal or activity.
A social group that serves as a point of reference in making evaluations and decisions.
A way of thinking that emphasizes deliberate, matter-of-fact calculation of the most efficient way to accomplish a particular task.
Rationalization of society
The historical change from tradition to rationality as the main type of human thought.
The application of scientific principles to the operation of a business or other large organization.
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