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Open peer commentary on the article “Ontology, Reality and Construction in Niklas Luhmann’s Theory” by Krzysztof C. Matuszek. Upshot: On an epistemological level, Matuszek argues convincingly that Luhmann’s epistemological ambiguities could be embedded in a coherent constructivist approach. However, what do we gain by being assured of this and why is it so difficult to tolerate ambiguities in an otherwise highly elaborated theory?
Egner H. (2015) “believe it or not!” - it’s about the truth in science (or the unwillingness to tolerate ambiguities). Constructivist Foundations 10(2): 221–222. http://constructivist.info/10/2/221
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