Author: Loet Leydesdorff


University of Amsterdam


Short Bio

Loet Leydesdorff is Professor at the Amsterdam School of Communications Research (ASCoR) of the University of Amsterdam. He is Visiting Professor at the Institute of Scientific and Technical Information of China (ISTIC) in Beijing and Honorary Fellow of the Science and Technology Policy Research Unit (SPRU) of the University of Sussex. He has published extensively on systems theory, social network analysis, scientometrics, and the sociology of innovation. With Henry Etzkowitz, he initiated a series of workshops, conferences, and special issues about the Triple Helix of university-industry-government relations. He received the Derek de Solla Price Award for Scientometrics and Informetrics in 2003 and held “The City of Lausanne” Honor Chair at the School of Economics, Université de Lausanne, in 2005.

Publications in Constructivist Foundations

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Approaches covered: This is the list of constructivist approaches covered in Loet Leydesdorff’s publications in Constructivist Foundations. For a list of all approaches see http://approaches.cepa.info
Radical Constructivism
Disciplines covered: This is the list of all disciplines referred to by Loet Leydesdorff’s publications in Constructivist Foundations. For a list of all disciplines see http://disciplines.cepa.info
Communication Science


Loet Leydesdorff (2014)

Can Inter-human Communications be Modeled as “Autopoietic”?

Constructivist Foundations 9(2): 168–170

Loet Leydesdorff (2012)

Is Communication Emerging or Sui Generis?

Constructivist Foundations 8(1): 111-112

Loet Leydesdorff (2012)

Author’s Response: The Continuous Reconstruction of a Pluralistic Society as an Order of Expectations

Constructivist Foundations 8(1): 97–99

Loet Leydesdorff (2012)

Radical Constructivism and Radical Constructedness: Luhmann’s Sociology of Semantics, Organizations, and Self-Organization

Constructivist Foundations 8(1): 85-92

Radical Constructivism > Communication Science

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