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I’m a system
of strict and rigorous rules.
Don’t dare to break them
or you are incredible fools!

Prove me wrong,
but don’t dare
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Breakdown of the Bicameral Mind

How do we bring the problem of self-reference into our search for GSOT? Human perception has challenge enough finding order and regularity in the wild universe. 1,180 more words

Searching For GSOT

Rule #4. Break These Rules

The 3 rules for GSOT, though plain and simple, must sometime tie us down. The law brings death, said Paul. His message applies also to our 3 rules. 1,133 more words

Searching For GSOT

Society as Communication: Social Systems Theory of Niklas Luhmann

Society as Communication: Social Systems Theory of Niklas Luhmann

From Luhmann Reconsidered: Steps Towards an Empirical Research Programme in the Sociology of Communication?

Although Luhmann formulated with modesty and precaution, for example in Die Wissenschaft der Gesellschaft (1990a, at pp.

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Reflexivity, Recursion, and Self Reference

 Reflexivity, Recursion, and Self Reference

From Reflexivity and Eigenform The Shape of Process

“Reflexive” is a term that refers to the presence of a relationship between an entity and itself.

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Paradox of Frameworks

I have a very ambivalent relationship with frameworks- I love them because they help me to think cogently but simultaneously, I hate them because they restrict the free-flow of my thoughts and feelings.Feeling/ Thinking is a fluid process on which structure can be imposed only “post-facto” Undoubtedly, there is some connection between the “chain of thoughts” but the possibilities are so many that no one can predict as to the direction in which this river of thoughts and feelings will flow. 1,498 more words