Table of Contents
Who Conceives of Society?
How Radical Is Radical Constructivism?
Operative Fictions, or: How to Talk About Society
The Illusion of Society
Who Conceives of the Individual?
Put Another Way…
“Mathematical” Schemes as Instruments of Interaction
“Things That Go Bump in the Night”
The Missing Links of Radical Constructivism
Why Private Meanings Are Incoherent
Is Ontology Necessary?
The Personal and Social as Mutually Specifying
On the Viability of Being a “Self-Orienting Subject”
Does Brain Science Render Constructivism Superfluous?
Intentions and Mirror Neurons: From the Individual to Overall Social Reality
A Mind of Many
Towards a Radically Social Constructivism
Society, Social Construction, and the Sociological Imagination
Obey Society, and Note Your Resistance
Sociology, Dynamic Critical Realism, and Radical Constructivism
Who Conceives of Mind? Von Glasersfeld’s Turn to Society
The Biological Foundations of Virtual Realities and Their Implications for Human Existence
Sowing Seeds: Heinz von Foerster’s Second Order Cybernetics and Complexity. Review of: Evelyne Andreewsky & Robert Delorme (eds.) (2006) Seconde cybernétique et complexité: Rencontres avec Heinz von Foerster. L’Harmattan: Paris
Disclosing Autopoeitic Subjectivity: Tracing a Path from Life to Consciousness. Review of: Evan Thompson (2007) Mind in life. Phenomenology, and the sciences of mind. Harvard University Press: Cambridge