How systems learn

Here is a passage from Luhmann’s A Systems Theory of Religion: In general, there is no correspondence in the environment … More

Environments (plural)

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

Draw a Distinction!

Luhmannian systems theory, as distinguished from the systems theory of the 1950s-60s, begins with the injunction to “draw a distinction.” … More