Social structures are expectations

The structures of social systems are not physical things, nor are they things like family relations, friendships, organizational chains of…

Environments (plural)

It’s irritates me whenever I hear someone speak of “the environment,” because there are many environments. There are as many…

Many systems, many times

In an article mentioned previously, Jean-Sebastien Guy wrote, For the system of society, the process of self-description is therefore the…

The global/local distinction

In reading a 2009 article by Jean-Sebastien Guy titled “What is Global and What is Local? A Theoretical Discussion Around…