… other collective units, for example the people, on the other hand , are able to exist in a dormant manner through the continued existence of a community spirit of unconscious type X [??]."
This lack of clarity in the last half of the sentence is typical. One can not imagine anything right under this type of unity.
X Indicates an influence by Nikolai Hartmann. For this and against it cf. 28.2 ff.
Laski, A Grammar of Politics, p. 263 : "It [path to a solution] does not, as in the classic theory of politics, begin by postulating the necessary unity of society and continue by insisting on the supremacy of the state as the organ of that unity. It admits that the varying factors in the equation of life impel the admission of diversity. It agrees, that unity is not there, but has to be made. "