The Resource Theory of society, Volume 1, Niklas Luhmann ; translated by Rhodes Barrett, (electronic book)

Theory of society, Volume 1, Niklas Luhmann ; translated by Rhodes Barrett, (electronic book)

Label
Theory of society, Volume 1
Title
Theory of society
Title number
Volume 1
Statement of responsibility
Niklas Luhmann ; translated by Rhodes Barrett
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
Summary
This first volume of Niklas Luhmann's two-part final work was initially published in German in 1997. The culmination of his thirty-year theoretical project to reconceptualize sociology, it offers a comprehensive description of modern society on a scale not attempted since Talcott Parsons. Beginning with an account of the fluidity of meaning and the accordingly high improbability of successful communication, Luhmann analyzes a range of communicative media, including language, writing, the printing press, and electronic media as well as "success media," such as money, power, truth, and love, all
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Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
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Gesellschaft der Gesellschaft
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Luhmann, Niklas
Dewey number
301
Index
index present
LC call number
HM590
LC item number
.L84513 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
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Barrett, Rhodes
Series statement
  • Cultural memory in the present
  • Theory of society
Series volume
1
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  • Sociology
  • Social systems
  • Communication
Label
Theory of society, Volume 1, Niklas Luhmann ; translated by Rhodes Barrett, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Originally published in German under the title Die Gesellschaft der Gesellschaft."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ebr10611501
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xiv, 461 p.
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Theory of society, Volume 1, Niklas Luhmann ; translated by Rhodes Barrett, (electronic book)
Publication
Note
"Originally published in German under the title Die Gesellschaft der Gesellschaft."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ebr10611501
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xiv, 461 p.
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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