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Social Ontology in the Making
Language: en
Pages: 397
Authors: Raimo Tuomela, Raul Hakli, Pekka Mäkelä
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-04-06 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG

This collection does not only include articles by Raimo Tuomela and his co-authors which have been decisive in social ontology. An extensive introduction provides an account of the impact of the works, the most important debates in the field, and also addresses future issues. Thus, the book gives insights that
Social Ontology in the Making
Language: en
Pages: 500
Authors: Raimu Tuomela, Raul Hakli, Pekka Mäkelä
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-06 - Publisher: de Gruyter

The book includes both essential classics and buried treasures that have not yet received the attention they deserve.The papers of the collection cover a time span of 30 years and thanks to that the collection provides a historical perspective into the development of the field, and into the development of
Social Ontology in the Making
Language: en
Pages: 397
Authors: Raimo Tuomela, Raul Hakli, Pekka Mäkelä
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-04-06 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG

This collection does not only include articles by Raimo Tuomela and his co-authors which have been decisive in social ontology. An extensive introduction provides an account of the impact of the works, the most important debates in the field, and also addresses future issues. Thus, the book gives insights that
Social Ontology, Sociocultures, and Inequality in the Global South
Language: en
Pages: 236
Authors: Benjamin Baumann, Daniel Bultmann
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-05-21 - Publisher: Routledge

Challenging the assumption that the capitalist transformation includes a radical break with the past, this edited volume traces how historically older forms of social inequality are transformed but persist in the present to shape the social structure of contemporary societies in the global South. Each social collective comprises an interpretation
The Normative Structure of Human Civilization
Language: en
Pages: 138
Authors: Werner Gephart, Jan Christoph Suntrup
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-10-01 - Publisher: Verlag Vittorio Klostermann

John Searle's social ontology seeks for nothing less than the fundamental "structure of human civilization". By trying to reconcile the description of the world by the natural sciences with our self-understanding as free, rational and conscious beings, he points to the core of meaningful social life with its institutions, rules