Journals Higher Education



Published: 08 February 2022

352 Pages

6 1/8 x 9 1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190945992

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The Making of Meaning: From the Individual to Social Order

Selections from Niklas Luhmann's Works on Semantic and Social Structure

Niklas Luhmann, Edited and Translated by Christian Morgner, Translated by Margaret Hiley, and Michael King

  • Presents a new empirical strategy that links the production of knowledge and culture to broader societal changes and the transformation of societal complexity
  • Informs a wide range of disciplines, from sociology to history, from law to business studies, from philosophy to cultural studies
  • Pulls out key ideas from Luhmann's four volumes series 'Gesellschaftsstruktur and Semantik' (The Structure of Society and Semantics)