On the post-Wittgensteinian critique of the concept of action in sociology

Journal for the Theory of Social Behaviour 13 (2):129–146 (1983)
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Douglas Porpora
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Operant conditioning and a paradox of teleology.Jon Ringen - 1985 - Philosophy of Science 52 (4):565-577.
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The meaning of 'meaning'.Hilary Putnam - 1975 - Minnesota Studies in the Philosophy of Science 7:131-193.
Actions, Reasons, and Causes.Donald Davidson - 1963 - Journal of Philosophy 60 (23):685.
Phenomenology of the Social World.Alfred Schutz - 1967 - Northwestern University Press.

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