Category Archives: Morphogenesis

Margaret Archer on Structural and Cultural Morphogenesis

Margaret S. Archer: Realist Social Theory: the Morphogenetic Approach and Culture and Agency. The Place of Culture in Social Theory. Revised Edition. With this revised edition of Culture and Agency and the publication of Reahst Social Theory, English sociologist Margaret … Continue reading

Posted in Morphogenesis, Morphogenic society | Tagged ,

Generative Mechanisms Transforming the Social Order

This volume examines how generative mechanisms emerge in the social order and their consequences. It does so in the light of finding answers to the general question posed in this book series: Will Late Modernity be replaced by a social … Continue reading

Posted in Morphogenesis, Morphogenic society, Morphostasis, Social, Social change, Social order | Tagged , , , , ,

Social Morphogenesis

The rate of social change has speeded up in the last three decades, but how do we explain this? This volume ventures what the generative mechanism is that produces such rapid change and discusses how this differs from late Modernity. … Continue reading

Posted in Morphogenesis, Morphostasis, Social, Social change | Tagged , , ,