Reflection on the Pursuit of Harmonious Community

Hong-lin CHEN


Community is the fundamental compound that people live and thrive in current society. There are many vital connections between community and society. Communities constitute the basic units of a society while society is the integration of communities. Therefore, a good community is the underpinning of a harmonious society. The development of society demands the development of communities. The crucial point to achieve the good community so as to build up the harmonious society is to comprehend the value and norms in the community culture and to properly extend these characteristics in the larger society. The paper started from interpreting the concepts and characteristics of the communities, analyzed the common natures and relations between community and society. It also deliberated the meaning of community building on the pursuit of a harmonious society. In addition, the article further discussed how to achieve a harmonious community and society through building up community cultural values.
Key words: community; harmonious community; harmonious society
Résumé: La communauté est le cadre fondamental de la vie moderne, et elle constitue également l'unité fondamentale de la société. Les liens sociaux sont nombreux et inévitables entre la communauté et la société. La société est une intégration organique des communautés, et le développement communautaire est devenue la demande de notre époque et la base pour construire une société harmonieuse. Par conséquent, il faut saisir la direction du développement communautaire à partir des valeurs socio-culturelles communes de la communauté et de la société. A partir de la conception et les caractéristiques de la communauté, l’article tente de nous expliquer l’importance du développement communautaire pour la construction d’une société harmonieuse et il met l'accent sur les moyens de l’établissement des valeurs culturelles de la communauté, a fin de construire une communauté harmonieuse et promouvoir l’harmonie sociale.
Mots-clés: communauté; communauté harmonieuse; société harmonieuse
摘 要:社區是現代人們生活的基本區域,也是社會基本構成單位,社區與社會有很多必然的聯繫。由於社會是社區的有機整合,社區的發展已成為時代的要求,成為建設和諧社會的基礎,因此需要從社區和社會文化價值觀的共性上準確把握社區發展的方向。本文旨在從社區的概念和特性出發,闡述社區發展對建設和諧社會的意義, 並著重討論如何從樹立社區文化價值觀入手達到社區和諧並促進和諧社會建設。
關鍵詞:社區; 和諧社區; 和諧社會

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