Volume 8 · Number 1 · Pages 76-78
Comparing Incomparability: The Functional Distinction between Operation and Identity

Tino G. K. Meitz

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Abstract

Open peer commentary on the article “Making Sense and Meaning: On the Role of Communication and Culture in the Reproduction of Social Systems” by Raivo Palmaru. Upshot: The author addresses implications arising from socializing observer-dependent heuristics. Above all, Palmaru’s terminology is called into question since its conceptual deficiencies with regard to the relation between an observing system and its environments cause naturalistic fallacy. The author’s reply espouses a concise reanalysis of the complementary relations of fundamentally incomparable domains, namely the observer and the social system.

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Meitz T. G. K. (2012) Comparing incomparability: The functional distinction between operation and identity. Constructivist Foundations 8(1): 76-78. http://constructivist.info/8/1/076

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