What would be the connective tissue, then? Empathy? I realized in a marketing course looking at a chart of human motivations that none of the listed emotions were more group oriented emotions, eg solidarity or something like 'team spirit' defined as pleasure from effective collective action. I think even our vocabulary is limited and will need to be extended.

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