Journals Higher Education



Published: 12 January 2010

224 Pages

6 1/8 X 9 1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780195396171

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Making the Social World

The Structure of Human Civilization

John Searle

  • Offers a profound understanding of how we create a social reality--a reality of money, property, governments, marriages, stock markets and cocktail parties
  • Explains how a single linguistic operation, repeated over and over, is used to create and maintain the elaborate structures of human social institutions

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