Associations of Community

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How is the class of community associated with other classes (and itself)? What aggregation, composition, or other association relations can exist between communities, as well as between a community and instances of other classes?

In the scientonomic context, this question was first formulated by Nicholas Overgaard in 2016. The question is currently accepted as a legitimate topic for discussion by Scientonomy community. "A community can delegate authority to another community." is the association of Community currently accepted in Scientonomy.

Scientonomic History

Acceptance Record

Here is the complete acceptance record of this question (it includes all the instances when the question was accepted as a legitimate topic for discussion by a community):
CommunityAccepted FromAcceptance IndicatorsStill AcceptedAccepted UntilRejection Indicators
Scientonomy19 May 2017Associations of Community became accepted by virtue of the acceptance of Community. The question became accepted with the publication of Overgaard's A Taxonomy for Social Agents of Scientific Change.Yes

All Theories

The following answers have been added to this encyclopedia:
TheoryFormulationFormulated In
Community Can Delegate Authority to Another Community (Loiselle-Overgaard-2016)A community can delegate authority to another community.2016
Community Can Have Subcommunities (Overgaard-2017)A community can consist of other communities.2017
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Accepted Theories

The following theories have been accepted as answers to this question:
CommunityTheoryAccepted FromAccepted Until
ScientonomyCommunity Can Delegate Authority to Another Community (Loiselle-Overgaard-2016)1 February 2017

Suggested Modifications

Here is a list of modifications concerning this topic:
ModificationCommunityDate SuggestedSummaryVerdictVerdict RationaleDate Assessed
Sciento-2017-0013Scientonomy19 May 2017Accept that communities can consist of other communities, i.e. that there is such a thing as a sub-community.Open

Current View

In Scientonomy, the following association of Community is currently accepted:

In Scientonomy, the accepted answer to the question is Community Can Delegate Authority to Another Community (Loiselle-Overgaard-2016).

Community Can Delegate Authority to Another Community (Loiselle-Overgaard-2016) states: "A community can delegate authority to another community."

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