Volume 18 · Number 1 · Pages 054–057
Languaging in an Enlanguaged World

Stephen John Cowley & Rasmus Gahrn-Andersen

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Open peer commentary on the article “The Maturanian Turn: Good Prospects for the Language Sciences” by Alexander V. Kravchenko. Abstract: Like Kravchenko, we build on Maturana’s bio-logic and the view that language is the “outcome of the evolution of observers.” Yet, Kravchenko offers a narrow “linguistic” reading of Maturana. On our wider view, Kravchenko’s work is criticized for limiting use of “languaging” to aspects of observing that leave out how sensibility and activity inform human practices. Stephen Cowley & Rasmus Gahrn-Andersen


Cowley S. J. & Gahrn-Andersen R. (2022) Languaging in an enlanguaged world. Constructivist Foundations 18(1): 054–057. https://constructivist.info/18/1/054

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