Qualitative Complexity: Ecology, Cognitive Processes and the Re-Emergence of Structures in Post-Humanist Social Theory

Routledge (2006)
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John Smith
Washington University in St. Louis
Abstract
Qualitative Complexity offers a critique of the humanist paradigm in contemporary social theory. Drawing from sources in sociology, philosophy, complexity theory, 'fuzzy logic', systems theory, cognitive science and evolutionary biology, the authors present a new series of interdisciplinary perspectives on the sociology of complex, self-organizing structures.
Keywords Social sciences Philosophy  Social systems  Chaotic behavior in systems
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Call number H61.15.S58 2006
ISBN(s) 0415439671   0415336503   9780415336505
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