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  1. 'Ways of Seeing' Reconsidered: Representation and Construction in Mass Culture.David Chaney - 1996 - History of the Human Sciences 9 (2):39-51.
  • How is a Sociology of Sociological Knowledge Possible?Paolo Barbesino & Salvino A. Salvaggio - 1996 - Social Science Information 35 (2):341-362.
    By deconstructing Merton's distinction between the history and systematics of sociological thought, this paper aims first at uncoupling the process of legitimation of sociology as a scientific discipline from classical narratives commonly arranged around the “founding fathers”. Second, a constructivist approach to the history of sociology is deployed by dealing with issues of reflexivity. Drawing on the concept of autopoiesis, internal links are highlighted between the chance of persistence of a scientific domain and the conditions of its possibility. In line (...)
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