Making the social world : the structure of human civilization / John R. Searle.

Author
Searle, John R. [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2010.
Description
xiv, 208 p. ; 25 cm.

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Subject(s)
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Contents
The purpose of this book -- Intentionality -- Collective intentionality and the assignment of function -- Language as biological and social -- The general theory of institutions and institutional facts : language and social reality -- Free will, rationality, and institutional facts -- Power : deontic, background, political, and other -- Human rights -- Concluding remarks : the ontological foundations of the social sciences.
ISBN
  • 9780195396171 (hardback : alk. paper)
  • 0195396170 (hardback : alk. paper)
LCCN
2009013179
OCLC
318585608
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