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Systems Theory as an Alternative to Action Theory? The Rise of 'Communication' as a Theoretical Option

The argument of the essay has two main parts. First, it reflects on the presumed conflict between action theories and systems theories in sociology. Looking at authors such as James Coleman, Talcott Parsons and Niklas Luhmann, the essay tries to show that there is a natural complementarity of... Full description

1st Person: Stichweh, Rudolf
Source: in Acta sociologica : journal of the Scandinavian Sociological Association Vol. 43, No. 1 (2000), p. 5-13
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Type of Publication: Article
Language: English
Published: 2000
Keywords: research-article
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