Comment on Searle

@article{Gross2006CommentOS,
  title={Comment on Searle},
  author={N. Gross},
  journal={Anthropological Theory},
  year={2006},
  volume={6},
  pages={45 - 56}
}
  • N. Gross
  • Published 2006
  • Sociology
  • Anthropological Theory
While appreciative of Searle's contributions, this commentary questions whether the core insights of The Construction of Social Reality advance all that much beyond the position staked out more than a century ago by Emile Durkheim. Durkheim, to be sure, was no analytic philosopher, but both Durkheim and Searle recognize the existence of something like collective representations, view a key feature of such representations as being that of imposing new statuses, powers, and meanings on objects… Expand
7 Citations

References

SHOWING 1-10 OF 38 REFERENCES
Rethinking Durkheim and his Tradition
Modern Social Imaginaries
Durkheim and Representations
Elementary forms of religious life
The Structure of Social Action
Outline of a theory of practice
HERE AND EVERYWHERE: Sociology of Scientific Knowledge
...
1
2
3
4
...