Definition of Familistery. Meaning of Familistery. Synonyms of Familistery

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Definition of Familistery

Familistery Fam"i*lis*ter*y, n.; pl. Familisteries. [F. familist[`e]re.] A community in which many persons unite as in one family, and are regulated by certain communistic laws and customs.

Meaning of Familistery from wikipedia

- period of 20 years, beginning about 1856, Jean-Baptiste Godin built the Familistery of GuiseĀ [fr; de; pt] (the Social Palace), an industrial and communal...
- Silkville, Kansas, and several others. In Guise, France, he influenced the Familistery of GuiseĀ [fr; de; pt]. Fourier later inspired a diverse array of revolutionary...