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The invisible order, a relational approach to social institutions, Olli Herranen - electronic bk

Table Of Contents
Intro -- Acknowledgements -- Contents -- About the Author -- Abbreviations -- List of Figures -- List of Tables -- Chapter 1: Introduction: In Search of Invisible Order -- The Problem of Order -- The Structure of the Book -- References -- Chapter 2: The Relational Structure of Social Institutions -- Everything Is Related… So What? -- Placing the Structural-Relational Question: Social Facts as Institutions -- Conclusion: Institutions as Associations -- References -- Chapter 3: Institutions in Neo-institutionalism -- From Old to New: The Origin of Neo-institutionalism and the Reconciliation Agenda -- The Main Forms of Neo-institutionalism -- Conclusion: No Reconciliation in Sight -- References -- Chapter 4: Historical Institutions -- Historical Causation -- Institutions from the Perspective of Historical Institutionalism -- Conclusion: Historical Institutions Reconstructed -- References -- Chapter 5: Institutions as Ideas -- The Ideas Themselves -- Ideas with Causal Force -- Discursive Institutionalism -- Conclusion: Ideas as Lifeworlds of Agents -- References -- Chapter 6: The Social as a System -- Preconditions for the Social System -- The Social System -- The Cultural and the Personality System -- The Integration Compromise and Institutional Change -- Conclusion: Theory of Peaceful Reproduction of Society -- References -- Chapter 7: A Lifeworld as an Institution -- Crusoe and Friday 'in Nucleo' in the Institutionalisation Process -- Trouble in an Island Paradise -- The End of the Causal Rope -- Beyond the Worldly Dough? -- Conclusion: The Social Construction of Reality and Beyond -- References -- Chapter 8: Capitalist Social Order -- The Historical Condition of Capitalism -- Defining Capitalism -- The System Dimension of Capitalist Conditions: Competitive Relations -- The Lifeworld Dimension of Capitalist Conditions: Commodity Fetishism
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