Luhmann Observed

Radical Theoretical Encounters

  • Anders la Cour
  • Andreas Philippopoulos-Mihalopoulos

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Introduction: Luhmann Encountered

    1. Andreas Philippopoulos-Mihalopoulos, Anders la Cour
      Pages 1-15
  3. Radical Paradoxes

  4. Radical Materiality

  5. Radical Semantics

  6. Radical Politics

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 225-225
    2. Willis Santiago, Guerra Filho, Pablo Ghetti
      Pages 227-242
    3. Barbara Mauthe, Thomas E. Webb
      Pages 243-262
  7. Afterword

    1. Anders la Cour, Andreas Philippopoulos-Mihalopoulos
      Pages 284-288

About this book

Introduction

This book, for the first time, brings Niklas Luhmann's work into dialogue with other theoretical positions, including Lacan, Derrida, Deleuze, gender studies, bioethics, translation, ANT, eco-theories and complexity theory.

Keywords

bioethics gender gender studies Institution liberty Luhmann Niklas Luhmann organization politics social theory systems theory

Editors and affiliations

  • Anders la Cour
    • 1
  • Andreas Philippopoulos-Mihalopoulos
    • 2
  1. 1.Copenhagen Business SchoolDenmarkUK
  2. 2.University of WestminsterUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9781137015297
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2013
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Social Sciences Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-43698-9
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-01529-7
  • About this book