A major feature of Joas’s theory is an emphasis on the creative character of human action. Hans Joas is Professor of Sociology at the Free University of Berlin. The Creativity of Action and the Intersubjectivity of Reason: Mead’s Pragmatism and Social Review of Hans Joas, Pragmatismus Und Gesellschaftstheorie. Hans Joas is one of the foremost social theorists in Germany today. A major feature of Joas’s theory is an emphasis on the creative character of human action.
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Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. The Creativity of Action is a refreshing antidote to the skepticism about social science theory crrativity marks our age. Roby rated it liked it Aug 27, Callaway – – Transactions of the Charles S. Jonathan marked it as to-read Apr 15, Thomas Mazzurana rated it really liked it Jan 10, Paperbackpages.
An Interdisciplinary Journal of Philosophy 34 1: There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Hannah Actioon marked it as to-read Jan 26, Jacinto added it Oct 06, The problem of action is of crucial importance in both sociology and philosophy, and this book—already widely debated in Germany—will add fresh impetus to the lively discussions current in the English-speaking world.
Reads very smoothly for German social theory. Return to Book Page. Fritz96 Electronica rated it it was amazing Apr 15, The work is based upon Joas’s celebrated study of George Herbert Mead, but also establishes direct ties between Mead’s work and approaches drawn from German traditions of philosophical anthropology.
Nixon Gopal marked it as to-read Nov 20, habs The work contains new discussions of the nature of human intentions, the embodied character of human action and the character of intersubjectivity.
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